Northern Bobwhite Internship – Florida

Tall Timbers
Job Category
295/week stipend
Start Date
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The Game Bird Program at Tall Timbers Research Station is looking for individuals to assist with northern bobwhite radio-telemetry during the breeding season to monitor survival and breeding activities. Other duties will include monitoring nests and broods, assisting with the capture of bobwhite chicks, monthly hawk surveys and small mammal trapping. Additional but not consistent duties may include assisting with outreach events, and assisting various graduate students with data collection. Work hours can be long and schedule may vary. We are seeking someone who is independent but can also work with others, motivated and who possesses a positive attitude.
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. Benefits and Application Instructions: 1) Free housing is available on site. 2) Starting Dates: One position in April and one position in May (flexible) 3) Position Length: 16 weeks with possibility of extension. Documentation needed: 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) Please submit applications in a single PDF document
Contact Person
Michael Hazelbaker
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