Natural Resources Manager 14 - ASRA UNIT

State of Michigan - Lansing, MI (30+ days ago)3.9

Job Description
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Serve as Manager of the Aquatic Species and Regulatory Affairs (ASRA) Unit in the DNR Fisheries Division. This position is responsible for developing, coordinating and reviewing programs for the Fisheries Division and other Divisions within the Department regarding regulations pertaining to the management of fish and other aquatic species; overseeing the administration and implementation of recreational fishing regulation changes for the Division; overseeing the development and implementation of Division policies regarding recreational and commercial fisheries; overseeing the Division's aquatic invasive species program; serving as legislative liaison for the Division on matters pertaining to aquatic species regulation; overseeing the incorporation of regulation changes into the fishing guide for the Division; overseeing the administration of the fishery management prescription program and assisting with the determination of fish stocking quantities; serving as supervisor of the ASRA unit including fiscal management of the unit budget.

Required Education and Experience

Possession of a bachelor's degree in forestry, forest management, wildlife management, wildlife biology, animal ecology, fisheries biology, fisheries management, limnology, zoology, geology, engineering, geography, natural resources, resources management, or a related field.

Five years of professional experience equivalent to a Forester, Fisheries Biologist, Environmental Quality Analyst, Geologist, Resources Analyst, or Wildlife Biologist, including three years equivalent to the P11 level, two years equivalent to the 12 level, or one year equivalent to a Natural Resources Manager 13, Forest Management Specialist 13, Fisheries Biology Specialist 13, Environmental Quality Specialist 13, Geology Specialist 13, Resources Specialist 13, or Wildlife Biology Specialist 13.

Alternate Education and Experience
Possession of a bachelor's degree in any major and three years of experience in the management of public lands equivalent to a Property Analyst P11, two years of experience in the management of public lands equivalent to Property Analyst 12 or, one year of experience in the management of public lands equivalent to a Property Specialist 13 or Property Manager 13 may be substituted for the education and experience requirements.


Possession of a bachelor's degree in any major and eight years of fisheries tech experience including four years of experience equivalent to a Natural Resources Tech Supervisor 1 in state service.

Special Requirements, Licenses, and Certifications
Certain positions may be assigned subclass codes and individuals appointed must possess the
required specialized experience.

Additional Requirements and Information
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Position Description

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