Seasonal Wildlife Aide – Spotted Owls

Sierra Pacific Industries
Weaverville, CA
Job Category
Temporary/Seasonal Positions
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Qualified Wildlife Biologist Aides help manage the Company’s forest lands in the Sierra Nevada. Primary species being surveyed will be the California Spotted Owl and Northern Goshawk. This position provides an excellent opportunity to observe spotted owls from many known sites. Last season, our crew documented over 300 California Spotted Owls. Duties may include, but are not limited to: ▪ Support on-going monitoring of sensitive species. ▪ Forestry and wildlife-related project work requiring demanding physical activity, night-time hours, and off-road driving. ▪ Data entry ▪ Camping for up to four nights in a week.
▪ Degree in wildlife biology, forestry, or biological science preferred. ▪ One season experience calling for raptors preferred. ▪ Knowledge of native wildlife species of California forests. ▪ Ability to safely hike & navigate alone in remote, steep mountainous regions using map, compass, & GPS. ▪ Possess valid driver license & have ability to drive hazardous mountain roads. ▪ Excellent communication skills.
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Erin McLeod
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