Wildlife Biologist 2
Employment Opportunities
The Pennsylvania Game Commission has one vacancy for Wildlife Biologist 2. This position will serve as the agency’s Elk Biologist.
Type of Work
As a Wildlife Biologist 2, you will perform advanced professional wildlife management work in the scientific study of bird and mammal populations and their habitats. You will design and conduct field laboratory studies of the life history, ecology, population and habitat of birds and mammals; compile and analyze data using statistical software; and report findings and make recommendations for improving or controlling conditions which affect the statewide wildlife management program. You will provide information orally to hunters, professional organizations, conservation groups, landowners and other interested parties.

Biologists work from a home office, so the position would be located in the incumbent’s home county. However, the chosen candidate must be willing to relocate to Cameron, Centre, Clearfield, or Elk counties.

Pennsylvania residency is waived for Wildlife Biologist 2 ONLY.

For the most recent information on this opportunity, please contact:
Pennsylvania Game Commission
Bureau of Human Resources
2001 Elmerton Avenue
Harrisburg, PA 17110-9797
Phone: (717) 787-7836
Web site: www.pgc.state.pa.us
Starting Salary


Comprehensive health insurance; liberal retirement/pension plan; paid vacation, personal and sick leave; paid holidays; prescription, vision and dental plan coverage (after six months); paid group life insurance, and much more.
Pennsylvania residency is NOT required at the time of application for Wildlife Biologist 2. 
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