The Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML) has an open Wildlife Biologist position at Eielson AFB, near Moose Creek, AK. For full position details and to submit application materials, please visit https://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/83292. Emailed or mailed applications will not be accepted.
CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.
Required Job Qualifications
The successful candidate must be able to walk over uneven terrain in inclement weather. The position may also require bending, climbing, and lifting up to 25 pounds.
BS/BA degree in wildlife biology, wildlife management, natural resources, or closely related field is required.
Must have a strong background in wildlife research with emphasis on working in remote areas.
At least 6 months experience working with Federal agencies.
The ability to work in small teams and independently as well as the physical ability and desire to work in inclement conditions, insect-heavy areas, and rugged terrain.
Demonstrated experience with wildlife research in Alaska.
Must have a valid driver’s license or the ability to obtain a driver’s license by the employment start date.
The successful candidate must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. by proposed start date; CEMML will not provide visa sponsorship for this position.
Preferred Job Qualifications
MS/MA degree in wildlife biology, wildlife management, natural resources, or closely related field is preferred.
Preference will be given to candidates who have a successful background conducting wildlife monitoring and/or research in Alaska.
Experience working with the Department of Defense.
Experience and knowledge of avian ecology and habitat data collection, and experience in general natural resources work.
Experience with GPS and GIS technologies as well as spatial data analysis.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Experience writing scientific reports.
Previous experience with project oversight is highly preferred.
Experience using ATV, 4-wheel drive vehicles, boating and trailering, and various field equipment (e.g. hand and power tools, gas power tools, and chainsaws).