Manager of Partner Projects - Charles RIver Conservancy

Posted on: February 18, 2020

Contact Email: crc@thecharles.org

Website: https://thecharles.org/about/employment/

Location: Cambridge (MA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: $50,000 - $60,000

The Charles River Conservancy (CRC) seeks a team player who is eager to programmatically implement the organization’s new strategic plan and build external partnerships with local institutions, nonprofits and community organizations. As the CRC moves into the next generation of the organization in our 20th Anniversary year, we will bring our strategic goals to life through strengthened partnerships. The Manager of Partner Projects will immediately play a key role in the execution of signature events, innovative installations, and the long-term development and expression of our organizational goals.

Tyndall Shorebird Biologist - Audubon Florida

Posted on: February 18, 2020

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Website: https://ornithologyexchange.org/jobs/board/non-academic-positions/tyndall-shorebird-biologist-r16530/

Location: Panama City (FL)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: TBD

Last Date to Apply: 03/14/2020
From mid-August through mid-February (“non-breeding season”), s/he will be responsible for completing biweekly winter coastal bird surveys and banded bird resightings focusing on Red Knot, Piping Plover, and Snowy Plover, primarily in Bay and Gulf counties, Florida, and elsewhere in the Florida Panhandle as needed; assisting with volunteer recruitment, management, and training; carrying out equipment maintenance; and giving public presentations and beach walks as outreach to key user groups that may impact conservation of coastal birds in the Florida Panhandle.

This is a year round full-time, grant-funded opportunity through December 31 2020 with potential to extend beyond if additional funding is secured.

Field technician position for Red-winged blackbird research project - North Dakota State University

Posted on: February 18, 2020

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Website: https://ornithologyexchange.org/jobs/board/short-term-positions/field-technician-position-for-red-winged-blackbird-research-project-r16563/

Location: Fargo (ND)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $10-12/hour

The position may be extended to August 30, 2020 to assist Dr. Page Klug with projects evaluating the feeding preferences of birds offered oilseed hemp relative to other crops known to suffer from blackbird depredation and damage and a project evaluating the behavioral response of birds to noise disturbance and unmanned aircraft systems.

Duties include: capturing and banding free-ranging birds, morphological measurements, blood sampling, and nest searching and monitoring; care and maintenance of captive birds, aviary feeding experiments, semi-natural experiments evaluating anti-predator responses, and field-based bird community monitoring in oilseed hemp plots

Seasonal Three Rooker Island Stewardship Coordinator - Audubon Florida

Posted on: February 18, 2020

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Website: https://ornithologyexchange.org/jobs/board/short-term-positions/three-rooker-island-stewardship-coordinator-r16554/

Location: Pinellas County (FL)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: TBD

Last Date to Apply: 03/08/2020
From April through September, the Three Rooker Island Shorebird Monitoring and Stewardship Coordinator is the Audubon coastal bird biologist primarily responsible for assisting Florida Park Service staff with beach-nesting bird monitoring and stewardship work at sites in Pinellas County, Florida. Stewardship activities will be conducted on Three Rooker Island, part of Anclote Key Preserve State Park. Surveys and monitoring will be conducted on all islands within Anclote Key Preserve State Park (Three Rooker Island, Anclote Key, and Anclote Bar) and within Honeymoon Island State Park and Caladesi Island State Park.

Youth Environmental Leadership Program Assistant - Asheville GreenWorks

Posted on: February 18, 2020

Contact Email: lacey@ctnc.org

Website: https://ctnc.hiringthing.com/job/166683/youth-environmental-leadership-program-assistant

Location: Asheville (NC)

Opportunity Type: Internship

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $4200 stipend

This position is being offered in partnership with the Conservation Trust for North Carolina (CTNC) through the Diversity in Conservation Internship Program.
The CTNC intern will be active in the day-to-day workings of and serve as a leader for a dynamic, educational, work-based paid internship for youth of color (ages 15 to 19) from primarily low wealth backgrounds. This may include transporting interns to workday locations or educational opportunities and working as the site leader. The CTNC intern will assist with organizing a staff / intern camping trip and an end of summer ceremony for GreenWorks staff, board, and community partners showcasing the summer internship.
A valid NC driver’s license with a clean driving record required

Marine Mammal Intern - The Walt Disney Company

Posted on: February 18, 2020

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Website: https://jobs.disneycareers.com/job/lake-buena-vista/animal-programs-marine-mammal-internship-fall-2020/391/14920086

Location: Lake Buena Vista (FL)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: TBD, A limited amount of company-sponsored housing is available on a first-come, first-serve basis

Multiple positions open.

This internship is an entry-level opportunity to assist trainers in the care of West Indian manatees and Common Bottlenose dolphins. Interns will use interpretive skills to connect with our guests in promoting marine stewardship (50%) as well as preparing diets and maintaining cleanliness of all areas (50%).

-Three months of public speaking experience in a zoo, aquarium, museum or nature center setting
-Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds
-Must have a valid U.S. driver’s license
-The ability to operate a company vehicle.
-Possession of a SCUBA certification card is required at the time of application
-Less than six months experience in a marine mammal setting
-Junior, senior or recent college graduate

Programs Manager - Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods

Posted on: February 18, 2020

Contact Email: michele@stewardscr.org

Website: https://www.stewardscr.org/pdf/Programs_Manager_Job_description_2020.pdf

Location: Guerneville (CA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: $18 to $20/hour

Stewards is dedicated to ensuring our state parks and beaches are our legacy to future generations.
1. BA degree or extensive program management experience required
2. Multilingual Spanish-speaker preferred
3. Nonprofit and prior environmental education experience preferred
4. Excellent supervisory and organizational skills, strategic and relationship management skills, able to handle multiple priorities and manage multiple projects within deadlines
5. Experience with fee-based programs
6. Knowledgeable about the natural and cultural resources in Russian River area State Parks and Stewards’ mission and volunteer programs
7. Ability to navigate and hike on uneven terrain for 5 miles

Wastewater Research Assistant - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Posted on: February 18, 2020

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Website: https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/EPA-SSP-0008-17-02-17-20

Location: Cincinnati (OH)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: $29.22 /hour

-Have earned at least a Master’s degree in biology, microbiology, molecular biology or a closely related field of study field from an accredited university or college within the last 24 months
-Demonstrated proficiency in general laboratory safety practices;
-Demonstrated proficiency in bacteriological culture techniques, including aseptic techniques, media preparation and colony isolation;
-Demonstrated proficiency in molecular biology research, including experience with nucleic acid extraction, PCR, RT-PCR, gel electrophoresis and next generation sequencing (e.g., Illumina MiSeq);
-Working knowledge of wastewater systems and water reuse for potable and non-potable use scenarios;

Watershed Modeler - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Posted on: February 18, 2020

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Website: https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/EPA-SSP-0010-8-02-18-20

Location: Athens (GA)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Entry

Salary Range: $20.95/hour


The Watershed Exposure Branch (WEB) is conducting a research project focusing on the development of a state-of-the-art component-based watershed modeling system which can be used to compose workflows to assess water quantity and quality as they relate to exposure.
-Demonstrated education and/or experience in desktop and/or web-based software development in at least one of the following computer; languages: Java, Python, C#, C++;
-Demonstrated education and/or experience in watershed hydrology;
-Experience working in a team environment; and
-Strong written, oral and electronic communication skills.

Forestry Analytical Modeling - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Posted on: February 18, 2020

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Website: https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/EPA-SSP-0014-13

Location: corvallis (OR)

Opportunity Type: Employment

Career Level: Mid-career

Salary Range: $28.14/hour

In support of EPA’s Office of Air and Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards Programs, researchers are examining the potential impacts of tropospheric ozone concentrations on tree growth for purposes of setting a secondary National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for ozone.
-Have earned at least a Master’s degree in Forest Ecology, Biology, Statistics, Computer Science, or other scientific discipline related field of study from an accredited university or college within the last 24 months
-Strong analytical and communication skills;
-Experience in Microsoft Excel and R; and
-Experience working as part of a collaborative team.