This position is with Delaware's Species Conservation and Research Program to assist the State marsh bird biologist with marsh bird monitoring in New Castle, Kent, and Sussex Counties, Delaware. Primary responsibilities include breeding marsh bird surveys from April-August following standardized protocols, data entry, and assisting in field activities as needed including vegetation surveys and communicating with partners and land managers. Daily work requires walking up to 5 miles in mud and marsh habitat, operating and trailering small boats and kayaks, carrying equipment, and using binoculars and bird song playback equipment. Other duties may include assisting with other field projects such as colonial waterbird surveys. Applicants must be available to work weekends, evenings, and holidays as scheduled.
Please attach a resume with your online application or use the resume tab in DEL to provide a detailed description of how your education, training and/or experience meets each job requirement including employer, experience/responsibilities, and dates (month/year) of employment/training.
Applicants must have education, training and/or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:
- Must be at least 18 years of age.
- Six months experience in conducting field work to collect samples and survey data.
- Knowledge of using a Geographic Information System (GIS).
- Knowledge of narrative report writing.
- Knowledge of Wildlife biology/management or closely related field.
- Possession of a valid Driver's License (not suspended, revoked or cancelled, or disqualified from driving).
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