JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Olympia, Washington, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: H7 -- State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations
Natural resource economics
cost benefit analysis
statistical regression models
Full Text of JOE Listing:
WMS Band 2
Natural Resource Economist
This recruitment has been reopened to increase the applicant pool. If you applied previously your application is still under consideration and you do not need to reapply. Next review of applications will be April 26, 2022.
Bring your know-how in economic and natural resource analysis to provide leadership and expert counsel to better understand issues and priorities and develop and implement more effective Department policies and actions.
Natural resource economics focuses on the supply, demand, and allocation of natural resources.
Examining the role of conservation and natural resource management from an economic perspective will help WDFW address the connections and interdependence between human economies and natural ecosystems and strive for win-win solutions.
This is an opportunity,
To develop and support a portfolio of natural resource economics projects. This position develops research to support WDFW decision-making needs by using cutting edge economic analysis and research methods.
With your experience,
You will serve the Department’s mission to preserve, protect, perpetuate, and manage fish and wildlife which is inextricably tied to conducting this work to benefit Washingtonians and to involve them in Department decision making.
- External Application URL and Instructions Below
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In order to successfully apply for this position, you MUST complete your profile at and attach the following to your profile before completing the online application:
A cover letter describing how you meet the qualifications of this position (Generic cover letter will not be accepted).
A current resume.
Three professional references.