Eastern Wild Turkey Research Technicians – North Carolina (2)

Agency
Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, North Carolina State University
Location
North Carolina
Job Category
Temporary/Seasonal Positions
Salary
$1600/ month plus housing
Start Date
04/01/2022
Last Date to Apply
02/11/2022
Description
The Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources at North Carolina State University is seeking 2 experienced field technicians to assist Crew Leaders and a graduate student with research evaluating impacts of habitat selection and demography of Eastern wild turkey reproductive ecology across North Carolina’s Mountain and Piedmont Regions. Primary responsibilities will include radio-telemetry, habitat sampling, and data recording. Candidates with experience including vegetation sampling and radio telemetry will be given preference, as will candidates with GIS coursework and experience. The position will begin in April and last through July.
Qualifications
Preference will be given to applicants that have a B.S. in wildlife ecology or related field. Competitive candidates will be expected to: (1) Have significant field experience. (2) Have strong interpersonal skills as daily interaction with landowners, hunters, state agency personnel, and other stake holders will occur. (3) Willingness to work very early mornings and late nights and weekends when necessary. (4) Have experience operating 4wd vehicles and ATV's. To Apply: Applicants should send via email a single .pdf document (with the subject line titled: Wild Turkey Technician) containing a cover letter that details interest and qualifications for the project, a resume, as well as contact information for 3 references. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and until positions are filled.
Contact Person
David Moscicki
Contact eMail
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