The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is seeking three (3) seven-month Habitat and Access Specialists. These positions perform a variety of land management practices associated with the development and maintenance of Wildlife Habitat Management Areas (WHMAs) and Public Access Areas (PAAs). Positions will be located in Dubois, Wyoming.
Human Resource Contact: 307-777-4507 Laura [email protected]
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The listed functions are illustrative per area only and are not intended to describe every function, which may be performed.
Irrigation maintenance – Pivot, flood, and gated pipe
Fence construction and maintenance – Wildlife and stock fence
Operation and maintenance of farm equipment
WHMA and PAA maintenance (roads, parking areas, boat ramps, etc)
ATV/UTV operation and maintenance
Operation of power tools, 4×4 pickups, and trailers
Preference will be given to those with farm or ranch background or experience related to range management, fish and wildlife resource management, habitat development or college course work towards a degree in range, fish, or wildlife management.
**Must have a valid driver’s license.
Knowledge and experience in farming and irrigation
Knowledge of wildlife management, natural resource management, range management, wetland management, and habitat management
Skill in organizing, planning, prioritizing, and managing time
Ability to listen, be a team player and communicate with other employees and the public
Ability to work alone and exercise independent judgment
None - See "Preferences"
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
PHYSICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Weekend work will be required
Positions may require extended stays in campers
Must be able to lift 50lbs
The position will often independently work outside in all weather conditions
Successful applicants for employment must pass a background check before the appointment.
Positions will be located in Dubois (4/1/2023 thru 10/31/2023). Positions will have housing provided (cabins and campers).
Uniform, rain gear, and other necessary gear will be provided when in the field.
Successful applicants for employment must pass a background check prior to the appointment.
In addition to submitting the state application, please email a cover letter to Brian Parker, Lander Region Habitat and Access Supervisor, at: [email protected] The cover letter should include career plans and suitability for the job.
CONTACT: For more information regarding these positions contact Brian Parker, Lander Region Habitat and Access Supervisor, at 307-335-2612
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Click here to view the State of Wyoming Classification and Pay Structure.
The State of Wyoming is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively supports the ADA and reasonably accommodates qualified applicants with disabilities.
Class Specifications are subject to change, please refer to the A & I HRD Website to ensure that you have the most recent version.
A complete listing of the State of Wyoming Classification and Pay Structure can be viewed at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/wyoming/default.cfm.
See Human Resource Contact Information
in the General Description Section
Statewide, WY 82002
Fax: (307) 777-6562
Class Code #ATAW99
Job # 2023-00176
ATAW99-2023-00176-HABITAT AND ACCESS SPECIALISTS (3)-DUBOIS
The State of Wyoming is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively supports the ADA and reasonably accommodates qualified applicants with disabilities. No notice of eligibility will be sent to applicants who meet the minimum qualifications.
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