- Management of Financial Resources: Determining how money will be spent to get the work done, and accounting for these expenditures.
- Operation Monitoring: Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
- Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
- Develop methods for protecting range from fire and rodent damage and for controlling poisonous plants.
- Conduct field trips to point out scientific, historic, and natural features of parks, forests, historic sites or other attractions.
- Review and approve amendments to comprehensive local water plans and conservation district plans.
- Science: Using scientific rules and methods to solve problems.
- Active Listening: Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
- Time Management: Managing one's own time and the time of others.
- Analyze characteristics of animals to identify and classify them.
- Prepare collections of preserved specimens or microscopic slides for species identification and study of development or disease.
- Organize and conduct experimental studies with live animals in controlled or natural surroundings.