San Diego Management & Monitoring Program


Job Opportunity - Environmental Scientist (California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife)

August 06, 2018 0:00am to August 20, 2018 0:00am

Under the supervision of the Senior Environmental Scientist, Supervisor for the Non-game Wildlife Programs unit in the South Coast Region, this position is responsible for coordinating the Department’s research and monitoring programs for listed and special concern wildlife species that occur wholly or primarily within the SCR. The incumbent will also implement regional aspects of Department programs on wider ranging listed or special concern species. Duties entail planning, coordinating and conducting local field studies, obtaining funds for projects, preparing and managing contracts, and preparing and approving MOUs associated with scientific collecting permits. Incumbent will coordinate and conduct research and monitoring on CDFW lands, provide input on management and monitoring plans for CDFW lands and on properties associated with regional planning efforts. This position will coordinate with other SCR functions, particularly with appropriate HabCon programs such as NCCPs, HQ personnel, as well as coordinate with other agencies on listing and recovery actions. This position serves as Regional coordinator for California least tern monitoring data.

You will find additional information about the job in the attached Duty Statement and the online job announcement.