Nez Perce Tribe   Lapwai, ID   Full-time     Science
Posted on February 5, 2024
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The Nez Perce Tribe Department of Natural Resources/Wildlife Division is recruiting for a PROFESSIONAL II/WILDLIFE BIOLOGIST [HR-23-205] (Full-time/Lapwai). The successful applicant will join a professional and experienced team working to restore, perpetuate, enhance, and manage the wildlife and rare plant resources of the Tribe. Tasks associated with this position are focused on the enhancement, restoration, and protection of wildlife under the Tribe's treaty-reserved rights. Primary duties include developing and implementing wildlife monitoring, management, and recovery efforts; participating in resource planning and recovery efforts; developing and administering grants; reviewing local and regional resource management proposals; developing technical assessments, comments, and recommendations; representing the Division's technical interests to internal and external partners; maintaining, analyzing, and summarizing technical and geospatial data; maintaining and enhancing knowledge of relevant laws and regulations; and conducting education and outreach efforts. Review and draft technical comments and recommendations regarding resource management proposals and supporting NEPA or other analysis documentation developed by internal and external management partners with the potential to impact the Tribe’s treaty-reserved rights or resources.  Requires a bachelor's degree (master's preferred) in related field and/or course work requirements defined in job expectations. Requires three (3) years of professional experience or one (1) year professional experience with a master’s degree.  Experience must be at a professional level. Requires one (1) year supervisory experience. Class/job description available at the NPT Human Resources Department.  The Nez Perce Tribe is a drug free work environment, pre-employment drug testing required.  Requires a valid driver’s license with the ability to be insured under the Tribe’s policy.  Must provide a current driver’s license record (DLR) and any DLR from other state(s) where you have been licensed to drive in the last three (3) years. Open until filled.  Mailing address P.O. Box 365, Lapwai, ID 83540. Phone: (208) 843-7332. Tribal preference applies.  INCOMPLETE APPLICATION PACKETS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.