Amphibian Surveyor: Arizona

University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona
Job Category
Temporary/Seasonal Positions
15.00 per hour
Start Date
Last Date to Apply
We are looking for a conservation-minded individual to survey, under supervision, for native and non-native amphibians in Southeastern Arizona. This position will involve conducting field duties in various locations across Southeastern Arizona, including night surveys, depending on research needs. In addition to implementing bullfrog control methods, the successful applicant must be able to hike in adverse weather conditions and be comfortable camping for consecutive nights. The ability to drive University of Arizona vehicles (non-HOV) is also required. This position pays $15.00 per hour and is full-time (40 hours per week) with the position running no longer than October 31, 2022. The position will ideally start April 3, 2023 but will remain open until filled.
Duties and Responsibilities • Survey for native and non-native amphibians using standardized methods as established by Arizona Game and Fish Department. • Implement bullfrog control methods • Work and hike at night and/or adverse weather, including heat or rain • Ability to hike in rugged terrain and in adverse weather conditions • Ability to camp out for consecutive days • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs Minimum Qualifications • High school diploma or equivalent or equivalent learning attained through experience is required • Must be able to hike in adverse weather conditions and be comfortable camping for consecutive nights • Must provide own camping gear • Ability to drive according to University of Arizona Fleet Safety Policy Preferred Qualifications • Associates degree in biological or environmental sciences For further questions, please contact Chris Prewitt (
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