Requisition No: 44291
Agency: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Working Title: BIOLOGICAL ADMINISTRATOR I - SES - 77000672
Position Number: 77000672
Posting Closing Date: 10/14/2018
Address: 11835 Seminole Pratt Whitney Road West Palm Beach, FL 33412
Supervisor: Mr. Michael Anderson
Description of duties: Incumbent is responsible for serving as the District Biologist for the South Region’s North District, and supervising day-to-day operations on four Wildlife Management Areas located in Palm Beach and Martin Counties for the Wildlife and Habitat Management Section within the Division of Habitat and Species Conservation. Specific duties include developing and implementing budgets and annual operational plans, providing direct and indirect supervision for 9 FTE’s and 2 OPS employees, providing oversight and participating in hydrologic and vegetative restoration programs, developing and promoting public use programs including both hunting and non-hunting uses, and setting management and restoration objectives consistent with agency and division directives.
Broadband code: 11-9121-02
Class code: 5039
Title: Biological Administrator I
County: Palm Beach
Working hours: 8-5 M-F, evening and weekends as required
List of any subordinates supervised: 5 Biological Scientist III, 1 Secretary Specialist
Residency requirement: Must live within 25 miles of J. W. Corbett Wildlife Management Area Field Office
Level of Education- A.A.; A.S.; B.A.: Bachelor’s degree with a major in one of the biological sciences and one year of professional biological experience in a field environment or a Master’s of Science degree in one of the biological sciences.
The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.
Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.
The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.
Nearest Major Market: Palm Beach Nearest Secondary Market: Miami