Job description: The Game Bird Program at Tall Timbers Research Station is looking for an individual to assist with northern bobwhite radio-telemetry (i.e., bobwhite tracking) during the breeding season. This individual will be responsible for monitoring daily movement of adult bobwhite to identify and monitor nests and broods. Some weekend work may be required checking nests and tacking broods. This individual will be independently collecting field data and therefore we are seeking someone self-motivated and organized. In addition, this individual will be responsible for maintaining and error proofing telemetry data and making reports back to supervisors at Tall Timbers Research Station.
1) B.S. in wildlife or related field or working toward a B.S. degree
2) An interest in game bird ecology and management.
3) Previous field research and computer experience is preferred.
4) Individuals need a valid, CLEAN (no points on license) driver's license and have a good driving record.
5) Experience with data entry using Microsoft products (e.g., Access and Excel) is preferred.
1) Free housing is available on site.
2) Salary: DOE
3) Starting Date: May 1st 2018 but flexible
4) Position Length: 4 months but may be able to extend
5) Last Date to apply: Open until filled
Please submit the following documentation via email:
1) Cover letter (1 page) clearly stating career goals and interest in game birds
2) Detailed resume with a minimum of 3 references (please indicate your relationship to each)
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