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America's wildlife has an advocate in the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS). The agency works to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wild animals, and plants as well as their habitats. A unit of the Department of the Interior, the FWS took its present form in ... Read more

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    I have been working at US Fish and Wildlife Service full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexibility, benefits, sense of mission

    Cons

    Salary growth potential, subject to changing political climates

    Advice to Management

    Continue or promote work-life balance, fight to keep budget in the current political climate, focus on core values in setting priorities

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US Fish and Wildlife Service Interviews

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    I applied online. I interviewed at US Fish and Wildlife Service.

    Interview

    It was brief, I was given the job after being a temp employee. The interview was done with a panel and I was asked a bunch of fisheries technician questions that had to do with SOP operations.

    Interview Questions

    • Experience identifying larval fish   1 Answer
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