U.S. Department of the Interior Biological Science Technician Internship

U.S. Department of the Interior Biological Science Technician Internship

US Department of the Interior is seeking applications for the post of part-time Biological Science Technician Intern that will work in Dededo, GU office. This program is awarded to those students accepted for enrollment or enrolled in a degree or certificate program.

Biological Science Technician Intern will be responsible for conserving fish, wildlife, and/or plants, their habitats, conservation of at-risk species, mitigation, restoration, and recovery of listed species and others. He/She will work 16 to 32 hours a week.

Under this program, interns will obtain real-world experience, a clear understanding of the skills that a career in biology requires. In addition, they will receive a competitive wage of $33,949 to $44,130 per year.

Internship Location:

This internship will take place in Dededo, GU

Internship Duration:


Internship Benefits:

Interns will be provided $33,949 to $44,130 per year

Eligibility Requirements:

This program is available to those who meet the eligibility criteria below

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or National
  • Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered for selective service
  • Suitability for employment, as determined by a background investigation
  • Selectee will be required to sign a pathways agreement form
  • Must possess or be able to obtain and maintain USFWS approved certification(s) for All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Certification and Utility-terrain vehicle (UTV) Certification, and Pesticide Certification within 6 months of employment.
  • A valid state driver’s license is required in order to comply with state and federal regulations and service policies for operating motor vehicles with a GVW less than 26,000 pounds.
  • Incumbent must have the ability to walk on uneven terrain associated with natural areas under variable weather conditions.
  • Snorkeling is a requirement of this position for direct observation.
  • Swimming in ponds, lakes, moving water, and/or coastal aquatic environments is a requirement of this position.
  • This position requires wearing an official U.S. Fish and Wildlife uniform. The incumbent is required to obtain and properly wear uniform components in accordance with Service policy.
  • Work may require working evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Must have the ability to report to work (demonstrated by currently living within a commuting distance of duty station)

Eligible Country:

United States

How to Apply:

Please send your application online.

Application Deadline:

Submit your application no later than November 27, 2019

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