Job: Forest Ecology Technician - USGS Sequoia-Kings Canyon Field Station - Three Rivers, CA

Description

Duties: Measure forest demographics, including mapping and measuring trees and seedlings and determining cause of death. Gain knowledge and experience in ecological research, identifying Sierran trees, and forest pathology. Up to 10 positions will be filled. Positions are full-time, start in approximately mid-May, and will last about 4-5 months.

Qualifications: Must be a US Citizen in order to qualify. Also need bachelor’s degree or equivalent education and experience. Some field work experience required. Want people with some biological coursework and experience; an interest in forest and/or field ecology; who want to work outdoors, like to work in small teams, and have strong interpersonal skills. Housing available for rent.

Location: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Field Station
Address: get directions
Contact Name Anne Pfaff
Contact E-mail: ahpfaff@usgs.gov
Contact Phone: (559) 565-3172

Post Date

Jan 15, 2020

Deadline

Feb 13, 2020

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Type: Job

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