Bird Control - Short term position. Anticipated November 2 until April 30
Loomacres Wildlife Management is seeking applicants for an opening as a bird control technician. Currently looking for 1 full time and 1 part time position.
Working under the lead biologist the candidate will perform nuisance wildlife mitigation, including surveys, avian harassment, nest removal, specimen sampling, and occasional depredation. May require travel. Must be able to reside within a reasonable distance from the assigned work locations. Ideal candidates will fill work shifts covering nights, weekends, and evenings.
Ideal candidates will have up-beat personalities, dedication, passion for the work, and eagerness to learn. Candidates must be able to work independently, and as part of a team, to accomplish required tasks.
Candidates must be willing to work all tasks, including cleaning, data entry, and client interaction as needed.
Preference will be given to applicants with a degree, or equivalent, in wildlife biology, wildlife management, range management, biology, ecology, zoology or a closely related field.
Must have experience with firearms and trapping. Must have supervisory experience.
Experience conducting wildlife harassment and control. Please note that individuals with knowledge and skills in the preferred areas may gain a higher ranking.
Candidate Knowledge and Skills:
Must be over 21
Must be able to pass a background check
Basic computer skills including; Microsoft office, use of email, and internet
Strong communication and writing skills
Be willing to follow through on assignments to their completion
Must be able to work outdoors and remain on your feet for extended periods
Full drivers license with clean driving record
Must be able to acquire a firearm/shotgun permit