Job offer for ornithologists (USA) ~

5 de marzo de 2015

Job offer for ornithologists (USA)

Job Description: Three field technicians sought to assist a Ph.D. student investigating tradeoffs in sampling effort for avian communities. Primary activity will be conducting point counts of avian
species in the Sandhills ecoregion of North and/or South Carolina. Field sites will be mostly flat and open, but long hours of extensive walking may be required. Early mornings and hot days are inevitable. Shared housing and field vehicle provided.

Duration: mid-April to late June.

Qualifications: Technicians must have excellent vision and hearing, with
the ability to distinguish birds by sight and sound in field settings.
Ideal candidates will be experienced in conducting avian point counts in
the Southeastern United States. Above all, applicant must be a motivated
team player with a flexible and positive attitude. Valid U.S. driver’s
license and good driving record required.
Salary range: $10-12, based on experience.

To Apply: Please send a single document including (i) cover letter
describing interest and relevant experience, (ii) a CV/resumé, and (iii)
a list of three professional/academic references with contact
information to Jessica Stocking (, Department of
Applied Ecology, North Carolina State University. Review of applications
will begin immediately and continue until suitable candidates are found.

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