The Avian Crew Leader will organize the avian ecology and resident bird study interns. The position will involve banding birds/nestlings, re-sighting birds, point counts, nest box grid survey, and nest searching. Prior bird handling and experience with GIS/GPS and some statistics are preferred. In addition to the field research, the avian crew leader will take on a supervisory role for the two projects, overseeing and coordinating the day-to-day logistics. The successful candidate will work in conjunction with staff to ensure the projects stay on track and that weekly benchmarks are reached. The ideal candidate will have worked a minimum of 1-2 field seasons, preferably on a team.
applicants should have a minimum of an undergraduate degree in a related field as well as 1-2 field seasons on avian projects.
Applicants should email a resume and cover letter, including dates of availability, to Nora Dufilho (firstname.lastname@example.org) by March 23rd, 2018.