Biological Science Technician, Sulphur Ranger District

Granby, CO

Organization: Forest Service – Rocky Mountain Region Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland

Contact: For more information contact Doreen Sumerlin at 970-887-4129, OR Kathy Anderson at 970-8887-4119.

Duties: Planning and implementing a noxious weed treatment program including hiring and crew supervision; operating and maintaining small engines, pumps, UTVs, ATVs, trailers and backpack spray units; successful acquisition of a State Applicator License; maintaining detailed records; preparation of reports; coordination with multiple partners including other agencies, Grand County, municipalities and permittees; and using GPS and GIS technology to survey, map and report weed infestations and treatment areas.

Desired qualifications: Good leadership skills, team player, enjoys interacting with the public and partners, and can competently manage equipment and personnel in a field setting.

How to apply: Submit a completed application to either Doreen Sumerlin or Kathy Anderson.