Section 7 Biologist

Lakewood, CO
Lakewood, CO
Monday - Friday, Days
Section 7 Biologist
Wage/Hr:$60.00Hours/Week:16Minimum Age:55

Minimum of 10 year(s) of experience in Section 7 consultation and NEPA OR BA/BS Degree in Biological sciences OR Previously completed training in Section 7 Consultation

  • Experience required with Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, ARCVIEW (GIS)
  • MS SharePoint, PowerPoint, Teams

Prepare biological assessments for the Greater sage-grouse amendments and for the Proposed mineral withdrawal in Sagebrush Focal Areas. Building on those documents, complete Section 7 consultation with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for both efforts. The applicant may also be asked to assist in limited NEPA work supporting both efforts.

  • Preparation of Biological Assessment for GRSG plan amendments   35%
  • Preparation of Biological Assessment for Mineral Withdrawal in SFAs   35%
  • Consultation with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on both projects   20%
  • Assist with NEPA projects for both efforts as needed   10%

  • Advanced ARC GIS and other training as needed
  • Travel Requirements: One to two meetings to meet in person with HQ230 staff and FWS staff.
  • Overnight travel: Once or twice during the period of employment.
  • Air travel anticipated: Once or twice during the period of employment.
  • Rental cars: Once or twice during the period of employment.
  • Physical requirements: This position will primarily be computer work in an office setting.
  • Remote work arrangements are available for this position.

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