Research Fish Biologist Job

Vacancy No. NMFS SEFSC-24-12193713-DHA Department National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Salary $69,107.00 to $108,419.00 Grade 3 to 3
Perm/Temp Temporary FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 11/21/2023 Close Date 12/4/2023
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Daytona Beach, FLJacksonville Beach, FLMelbourne, FLBrunswick, GA
Savannah, GABeaufort, NCCharleston, SC

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


This is a Direct Hire Public Notice. Please read this Public Notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application for consideration.

This position is located in SE Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC), Marine Mammal Turtle Division (MMTD), 1 vacancy, available in multiple locations.

This is a term appt is not to exceed 5 years with possible extensions up to a total of 10 years without further competition. Appointment to this position will not convey permanent status in the Federal service.

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

We will review your resume, optional cover letter and supporting documentation to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications for the position.

Veteran's Preference does not apply to direct hire recruitment procedures.

Any selections made under this notice will be processed as new appointments to the civil service. Therefore, Current Federal employees would be given new appointments to the civil service and may have to serve a new probationary period under CFR 315.802 (b).

NOTE: A one year probationary period will be required under the Direct Hire Authority unless you are a current Department of Commerce employee and are in the same line of work and with no more than a 30 day break in service.

NOTE: If it is determined that you have rated yourself higher than is supported in your description of experience and/or education as described in your resume/application, or that your resume or application is incomplete, you may be rated ineligible and/or not qualified.

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Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.