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OPS Fish & Wildlife Technician - 77902219

Date: Aug 9, 2019

Location: CANAL POINT, FL, US, 33469

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Requisition No: 71105 

Agency: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Working Title: OPS Fish & Wildlife Technician - 77902219

Position Number: 77902219 

Salary:  $16.08 an hour 

Posting Closing Date: 08/23/2019 

Position number: 77902219


Position Address: 23504 SW Kanner Hwy, Canal Point, FL 33438


Supervisor: Valerie Sparling


Description of duties: Assists with implementing wildlife management and infrastructure programs on DuPuis Wildlife and Environmental Area (WEA). Operates and maintains equipment including ATVs, 4X4 trucks, swamp buggies, tractors, mowers and power tools. Assists area biologist with wildlife management activities for game and non-game species to include surveys, check station management, and accurate technical biological data collection. Will also assist with prescribed burning and other land management activities in conjunction with the area partner agency. May assist with activities on other wildlife management areas as needed. Interacts professionally with the public and partner agencies providing accurate information concerning wildlife, area conditions, rules, and regulations.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: A valid driver’s license and ability to operate 4WD vehicles is required.  Ability and willingness to perform difficult physical work for extended and irregular periods, under adverse conditions, and in various extremes of weather. Ability to work both independently and as part of a team, and the ability to communicate with colleagues. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Ability to safely, effectively, and proficiently use and maintain a variety of hand tools, vehicles, and equipment. Ability to plan and organize work assignments effectively and efficiently. Basic use of personal computers.


Broadband code: 19-4021-01

Class code: 5031

Region: South

Title: OPS Fish/Wildlife Technician

County: Martin

Working hours: Monday through Friday 8am – 5pm, with occasional assignments outside normal daily working hours.

List of any subordinates supervised: N/A

Residency requirement: Must live within 25 miles of the DuPuis WEA.

Level of Education (minimum): High school diploma or equivalent.

Rate of Pay: $16.08/hour (40 hours per week, 1920 hours per year)

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