Seasonal Bat Technician: northern Maine

Penobscot Nation Department of Natural Resources
northern Maine
Job Category
Temporary/Seasonal Positions
Start Date
Last Date to Apply
This position will be tasked with deploying stationary acoustic monitoring devices for bats on Tribal lands throughout northern Maine. You will also be tasked with: • Collect habitat data at acoustic sites. • Ensure the accurate collection of data from all sites. • Remote hiking long distances to set up acoustic devices. • Ability to travel safely by 4-wheel drive vehicle, atv. • Ability to work safely, alone. • Interacts harmoniously and effectively with others, focusing upon the attainment of Penobscot Nation goals and objectives through a commitment to teamwork. • Conforms to acceptable attendance/punctuality standards as expressed in the Employee Handbook. • Performs other related tasks, as requested.
Minimum of or working towards a bachelor’s degree in a natural sciences field (e.g., Biology, Environmental Sciences, Ecology, Wildlife Management). Experience related to the management of North American bat species is preferred. Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communications skills required. Self-direction, organization, motivation, and attention to detail required. Computer proficiency including data analysis, mapping and GPS units required. Ability to travel overnight within the state required. Current State of Maine Driver’s License required. Indian Preference will be adhered to in accordance with Penobscot Nation Personnel Policies and Procedures. You must complete a Penobscot Nation Job Application to be considered for this position. The application can be found at this link: Please email a PDF version of a cover letter, resume and your complete job application to by the application deadline. *We are unable to provide housing for this position.
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Ben Simpson
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