Field Ornithologist: Arizona

Agency
WestLand Resources, Inc.
Location
Tucson/Phoenix Arizona
Job Category
Part Time Vacancies
Website
http://www.westlandresources.com/
Salary
Dependent on experience
Start Date
05/10/2017
Last Date to Apply
05/01/2017
Description
WestLand Resources Inc., is actively seeking an on-call Field Ornithologist to support upcoming projects (expected to start in May and run through mid-August) for our environmental consulting practice. WestLand specializes in the technical and procedural requirements necessary for compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Clean Water Act, and the Endangered Species Act. Our biological resources practice includes: development of natural resources management plans; conducting ecological investigations and base-line studies; and mitigation planning, design and implementation. This position can be based in Tucson or Phoenix, with potential for travel outside of Tucson/Phoenix up to 5 days per week.

Responsibilities:
The Field Ornithologist position will be responsible for surveying for native fauna and reporting findings.

REQUIREMENTS
• Current holder of a USFWS permit to survey for Southwestern Willow Flycatcher and/or Yellow-Billed Cuckoo
• Ability to work as a member of a cohesive team
• Ability to work in a fast-paced and creative environment
• Ability to work in extreme desert temperatures and rough terrain
• Experience with Microsoft office products
• Knowledge of Southwest fauna preferred
• Bachelor's degree preferred

WestLand prides itself on providing a work environment that is relaxed and collaborative, while supporting the highest standards for project delivery and work product quality. Our team approach to both project and staff development naturally fosters a tight-knit environment of uniquely skilled and experienced professionals, learning from and helping one another.

Westland is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite applications from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

To learn more about WestLand Resources, please visit our website at www.WestLandresources.com

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Qualifications
REQUIREMENTS
• Current holder of a USFWS permit to survey for Southwestern Willow Flycatcher and/or Yellow-Billed Cuckoo
• Ability to work as a member of a cohesive team
• Ability to work in a fast-paced and creative environment
• Ability to work in extreme desert temperatures and rough terrain
• Experience with Microsoft office products
• Knowledge of Southwest fauna preferred
• Bachelor's degree preferred

Apply at the following address:
https://westlandresources.applicantpro.com/jobs/524931-128570.html

For more information please visit www.westlandresources.com
Contact Person
Kristin Behrens
Contact Phone
520-206-9585
Contact eMail
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