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Job Title:  FIELD ASSISTANT 2 (PARC): ELKO

FIELD ASSISTANT 2 (PARC) - 60017764
Posting Close Date:  10/26/2022
Location: 

ELKO, NEVADA, US, 89801

Requisition Id:  13176

FIELD ASSISTANT 2 (PARC): ELKO - Requisition ID: [[id]] 

Recruitment Type: Open Competitive 

Posting Close Date: 10/26/2022 

Geographical Location: Elko  

 

Department: DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Division: DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE 

Business Unit: HR-PREDATORY ANIMAL/RODENT CON 

Work Type: PERMANENT 

*Pay Grade: GRADE 25 

Salary Range: $34,994.88 - $50,634.00 

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time 

 

Recruiter: KENDRICK MCKINNEY 

Phone:  702 486-2663 

Email: KendrickMckinney@admin.nv.gov 

 

 

Position Description

Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.

This position is located in Elko, Nevada for the Predatory Animal and Rodent Control (PARC) program, NDA Division of Animal Industries. Incumbent uses wildlife management and control techniques such as surveying, documenting, tracking, trapping and/or eradicating of predatory animals, property destroying birds, nuisance animals, and rodents in order to protect livestock, wildlife, and to reduce the economic losses caused by these predators to livestock producers and the citizens of the state.  

To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-1_0//

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduation from high school or equivalent education and one year of experience in predatory animal and rodent control including tracking, locating and identifying predators or rodent species; setting traps and lures; applying pesticides; and destroying predators and pest; OR one year of experience as a Field Assistant I (PARC) in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.

 

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application and resume evaluation. It is essential that applications/resumes include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

 

Informational Notes

∗ New hires will be required to obtain Nevada Restricted Use Pesticide Certification within 60 days.

∗ Incumbents will be required to follow disease sampling and reporting protocols.

∗ Incumbents will be required to successfully complete firearms training after appointment.

Special Requirements

  • A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continued employment.
  • Pursuant to NRS 284.4066, this position has been identified as affecting public safety. Persons offered employment in this position must submit to a pre-employment screening for controlled substances.
  • A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.
  • Flexible and/or rotating shifts are required.
  • This position may be required to work nights, weekends and holidays and may be subject to standby/callback.

This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

 

*The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.

 

The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

 


Nearest Major Market: Elko