5 field biologists (USA) ~ Bioblogia.net

6 de mayo de 2013

5 field biologists (USA)

PR_2013-124 PROJECT TERM FIELD BIOLOGIST, Oklahoma & Texas. Natural Resource Group, LLC (NRG) is seeking up to five field biologists to support biological monitoring efforts for a linear project in Oklahoma and Texas. Approximate start date is either May or early June, continuing into August. Duties include conducting migratory bird nest surveys and monitoring as well as data entry and survey report compilation. Field ecologists and technicians must have good bird identification skills (by sight and/or sound) and working knowledge of GPS technology. Field ecologists and technicians must also be able to maintain a positive attitude while working long days outdoors in variable weather and terrain. Pay is commensurate with experience. A vehicle will be provided for each survey team. Per diem expenses and overtime are included. Specific responsibilities of the field ecologists and technicians include, but are not limited to: **Assist/conduct avian nest surveys and monitoring; **Field data collection utilizing GPS technology and map interpretation (e.g., NWI, USGS, aerial photography); **Data entry and report preparation; and **Assist with additional biological monitoring efforts as needed. Required Qualifications (Skills, Experience and Education) Required education and experience include the following: **BS/BA degree in natural science field of study; and **2 or more years biological field survey experience. The role of a field ecologist or technician requires technical birding skills as well as strong organizational and communication skills. Qualifications of individuals to be considered will include: **Experience conducting avian surveys and/or ability to identify birds by sight or sound; **Ability to work outdoors in variable weather conditions and on varied terrain; **Ability to work weekends and over 40 hours per week when needed; **Ability to work in the field for extended periods of time; **Working knowledge of GPS technologies and map interpretation skills (e.g., NWI, USGS, aerial photography); **Strong communication and organizational skills; **Possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record; and **Drug testing may be required. Preferred Qualifications; **Experience identifying bird species common to Bird Conservation Regions 19, 21, 25, and 37; **Experience working on linear projects; and **Experience working with federal wildlife agencies. Note: Please upload and attach cover letter and resume as one document. Company Overview: Natural Resource Group, LLC headquartered in Minneapolis is a consulting firm focused solely on serving clients in the energy industry throughout North America. Founded in 1992, NRG has expanded operations by opening offices in Charlotte, Denver, Houston, Las Vegas, Pittsburgh, Portland, Providence, and Syracuse. Since inception, NRG has provided and continues to provide leading-edge environmental consulting, permitting, regulatory compliance, public affairs, GIS, and data management services on hundreds of energy projects throughout North America. Looking to be a part of an innovative and established organization that prioritizes its employees and is also admired by clients? Visit http://www.NRG-LLC.com for opportunities. Preferred Method of Application: Please submit cover letter and resume electronically via the link below. Please upload and attach cover letter and resume as one document with your application. https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=4469011 To view this job posting on our web site (URL: http://www.NRG-LLC.com) and select Join our Team, then Team Opportunities then Field Based Positions. If you have further questions regarding this career opportunity, please email (EM: careers AT nrg-llc.com).

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