Thursday , February 2 2023

Geneticist – US Fish and Wildlife Careers

Website U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)

Job Description:

This position is a Geneticist, GS- 0440-11 working in Dexter, NM for the R2-SW Native Aquatic Resources and Recovery Center.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collate information from multiple sources to effectively manage technical coordination of information across multiple applied research studies.
  • Use DNA markers and automated DNA analyzers/sequencers to collect genotypic, gene frequency, and DNA sequence date on hatchery and wild population of fishes.
  • Provide overall technical coordination of complex molecular genetics analyses for a variety of projects.
  • Provide oral presentations at workshops, symposia, and other scientific meetings.
  • Perform population genetics statistical analyses.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or National.
  • Resume and supporting documents (See How To Apply).
  • Drivers License: Selectees must possess and maintain a valid State driver’s license at all times during their tenure.
  • Individuals assigned male at birth after 12-31-59 must be registered for the Selective Service. To verify registration visit
  • Probationary Period: Selectees may be required to successfully complete a probationary period.
  • Merit promotion applicants must meet time-in-grade requirement as defined in 5 CFR 300, Subpart F.
  • Uniform: Official U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service uniform is required.
  • Suitability for employment, as determined by background investigation.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Possess a degree with a major in genetics; or one of the basic biological sciences that included at least 9 semester hours in genetics.

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Dexter, NM, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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