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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Pinedale Field Office
 
Release Date: 07/25/12
Contacts: Shelley Gregory    
  307.315.0612    

BLM Pinedale Seeks Range Technician


The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Pinedale Field Office is currently seeking interested candidates for the position of range technician.

A BLM range technician works on the conservation, regulation, and use of public lands for grazing; conducts range research activities focused on livestock and wildlife forage, and watershed and soil protection; and assists in the management or preservation of public lands in cooperation with ranchers, wildlife biologists, environmentalists, and other stakeholders.

The Pinedale range technician will also conduct range use supervision; ensure permit and lease compliance; initiate livestock trespass cases; identify the need for construction and maintenance of range improvement projects; collect annual and trend vegetation monitoring data; and perform administrative functions, such as generating applications and bills from the automated Rangeland Administration System.

Applications will be accepted from qualified U.S. citizens through www.usajobs.gov, position WY-DEU-2012-0084, until Aug. 1. Prior federal service is not required. Relocation expenses will be paid.

For more information, please visit www.usajobs.gov or contact Assistant Field Office Manager John Huston at 307-367-5385.



The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to manage and conserve the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations under our mandate of multiple-use and sustained yield. In Fiscal Year 2013, the BLM generated $4.7 billion in receipts from public lands.
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Pinedale Field Office   1625 West Pine Street      Pinedale WY 82941  

Last updated: 07-25-2012