Regional Wildlife Manager

Location: 
Nampa
Application Period: 
7/7/2020 to 7/28/2020
Employment Type: 
Permanent - Full Time
Salary: 
$26.55 - $35.40 per hour DOE, Plus Competitive Benefits!

About the position

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking a Regional Wildlife Manager for our Southwest Regional Office in Nampa. 

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares, implements, and evaluates management plans for wildlife programs in an assigned region.
  • Reviews and develops assessment reports and impact statements affecting area wildlife populations and habitat.
  • Hires and trains staff.
  • Assigns work, supervises staff, and evaluates performance.
  • Designs, implements, and supervises data collection for wildlife survey and monitoring programs.
  • Facilitates public involvement activities and outreach efforts.
  • Formulates hunting seasons and rule recommendations.
  • Plans and administers wildlife depredation hunts and emergency winter feeding operations.
  • Develops and monitors program budget.

Minimum Qualifications: (These qualifications are required.)

  • Considerable knowledge of: wildlife management practices to include ecology, habitat requirements and population dynamics of wildlife; federal and state law and regulations governing the taking, possessing, and controlling of wildlife.; assessing wildlife populations.
  • Good knowledge of the interaction between plant and animal species.
  • Some knowledge of: partnering with outside agencies, departments or organizations to facilitate wildlife projects; supervisory practices.
  • Experience: developing and evaluating impact of wildlife and land management programs; conducting wildlife research and writing report of findings  
  • Good knowledge of the interaction between plant and animal species.

Supplemental Questions: 

Please enter your responses to the supplemental questions in the space provided. You must have the minimum level of experience or education described for each question to qualify for this position. Scoring will be based on the information you provide in these questions. A higher rating may be obtained based on the extent of your education and experience, so take your time to provide a detailed and complete answer to each question. It is very important that the information you provide clearly supports your responses.

To learn more about the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, please see the following:

 

How to Apply

Please apply online at the URL listed below.

Additional Comments: 
EEO/Veteran’s Preference.
Contact: 
Rachel Byington
Phone: 
(208) 334-3773
Traditional - Open through close date (specified)