Career Opportunities

Fish Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Sitka, Alaska
Salary: $14.00/Hr
Deadline: 2/22/2020
https://go.unl.edu/g73j

Student Forestry Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $10.00-$12.00/Hr
Deadline: 3/15/2020
https://go.unl.edu/7toc

Shallow Lake & Wetland Monitoring Seasonal Opportunity
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Des Moines, IA
Salary: $13.00/Hr
Deadline: 2/3/2020
https://go.unl.edu/adaq

Water Monitoring Summer Field Technician
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Des Moines, IA
Salary: $13.00/Hr
Deadline: 2/3/2020
https://go.unl.edu/t043

Natural Resources Aide
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Des Moines, IA
Salary: $13.00/Hr
Deadline: 2/3/2020
https://go.unl.edu/yaqg

Clapper Rail Research Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Dover, DE
Salary: $1900-2100/month
Deadline: 2/22/2020
https://go.unl.edu/fhs7

Waterfowl Banding Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: various areas of North Dakota
Salary: $12.75 to 14.70/Hour
Deadline: 2/25/2020
https://go.unl.edu/qp4i

Goose Banding Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Harvey, ND
Salary: $9.85 to 12.75/Hour
Deadline: 2/25/2020
https://go.unl.edu/wz4e

Wildlife Technicians
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: various areas of North Dakota
Salary: $9.85-$14.70/Hr
Deadline: 2/22/2020
https://go.unl.edu/hite

Seattle Aquarium Position
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Seattle, WA
Salary: $17.50/Hr
Deadline: 2/4/2020
https://go.unl.edu/ufvc

Duke Lemur Center Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Durham County, North Caroline
Salary: NA
Deadline: 3/1/2020
https://go.unl.edu/fmtn

Director of Educator
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Omaha, NE
Salary: $46,600/yr
Deadline: 2/22/2020
https://go.unl.edu/96os

Zookeeper Apprentice
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Wilmington, DE
Deadline: 2/17/2020
https://go.unl.edu/me2h

Student Fisheries Position
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Fort Peck, Montana
Salary: $15.64/Hr
Deadline: 2/7/2020
https://go.unl.edu/n7ab

Lab Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: varies
Salary: $13.93/Hr
Deadline: 3/19/2020
https://go.unl.edu/wuoa

Wetland Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Port Clinton, OH
Salary: stipend provided
Deadline: 2/10/2020
https://go.unl.edu/ofb8

Research Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Southwestern North Dakota (Bowman County area) and Rawlings Wyoming area
Salary: $12-14/Hr
Deadline: 3/15/2020
https://go.unl.edu/v25t

Forestry and Wildlife Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: varies
Salary: $16.00/Hr
Deadline: 2/17/2020
https://go.unl.edu/hq4b

Custer State Park Positions
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Custer State Park, SD
Salary: NA
Deadline: 2/17/2020
https://go.unl.edu/50a8

DNR Internships
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Varies
Salary: varies
Deadline: 1/31/2020
https://go.unl.edu/3g5j

Summer Intern
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: York, NE
Salary: $11/Hr
Deadline: 2/17/2020
https://go.unl.edu/2xc9

Waterfowl Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Minnedosa, Manitoba, Canada
Salary: stipend provided
Deadline: 2/15/2020
https://go.unl.edu/ga09

Wildlife/Wetland Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Pleasanton, KS
Salary: $10.50-$13.50/Hr
Deadline: 2/17/2020
https://go.unl.edu/oa6f

2020 Summer Internships, Arizona Game and Fish Department
Position: Internship
Location: Phoenix, AZ; Apply through www.azstatejobs.gov. Click “Search for Jobs” and select “Game and Fish Department” from the agency dropdown.
Deadline: 2/2/2020
https://azstatejobs.azdoa.gov/

LTE Fisheries Technician – Creel Survey Clerk, Wisconsin DNR
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Wild Rose, WI
Salary: $12.24 – $14.76 per hour
Deadline: 1/31/2020
https://go.unl.edu/9xo6

Fisheries Technician, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Jamestown, RI
Salary: $14.00 (Hourly Wage)
Deadline: 2/7/2020
https://go.unl.edu/98oi

M.Sc. or Ph.D. Position: Fish Stress Physiology, University of Regina
Position: Assistantship
Location: Regina, SK, Canada
Salary: $19,000 min
Deadline: 6/15/2020
https://go.unl.edu/edux

M.Sc. Position: Catch and Release Angling Stress, University of Regina
Position: Assistantship
Location: Regina, SK, Canada
Salary: $19,000 min
Deadline: 3/30/2020
https://go.unl.edu/edux

Great Basin Institute
Position: various
Location: NV, CA, UT,
Deadline: 6/1/2020
https://go.unl.edu/7sg8

Evaluating mixed-mode survey designs for the collection of furbearer and small game hunter harvest data in North Dakota, University of North Dakota
Position: Assistantship
Location: Grand Forks, ND
Deadline: 2/15/2020
https://go.unl.edu/cdo0

Endangered Species Program Vacancies, Suffolk County Department of Parks, Recreation, and Conservatio
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Suffolk County, New York
Salary: $13.75-14.50/hr
Deadline: 3/8/2020
https://go.unl.edu/ynf0

Shrub/Scrub Avian Survey Field Technician New Jersey Audubon
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: New Jersey
Salary: $1015-$1040/bi-weekly pay period. Housing arrangements may be available. Mileage reimbursement will be provided.
Deadline: 4/1/2020
https://go.unl.edu/wrgd

Various Fisheries and Wildlife Positions with Idaho Fish and Game
Position: various
Location: Idaho
Deadline: 5/1/2020
https://idfg.idaho.gov/jobs

Point Count Technicians, Saltmarsh Habitat & Avian Research Program
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: CT, ME, MA, NJ, NY, RI
Salary: $12.00 - $13.00 (Hourly Wage)
Deadline: 4/1/2020
https://go.unl.edu/ucpo

Field Technician, Oregon State University
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Dayville, Oregon | Corvallis, Oregon
Salary: $14.00 (Hourly Wage)
Deadline: 2/14/2020
https://go.unl.edu/oxdz

Predator Control Technician Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
Salary: $12.75 - $16.00 (Hourly Wage)
Deadline: 3/1/2020
https://go.unl.edu/2dfh

Wildlife Forestry Technician, Mendocino Redwood Company, LLC
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Fort Bragg, California | Ukiah, California, | Santa Rosa, California
Deadline: 3/1/2020
https://go.unl.edu/b6hy

Seasonal Waterfowl Research Technician, Iowa State University
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Iowa and Minnesota
Salary: $1700 per month and housing is provided
Deadline: 3/1/2020
https://go.unl.edu/ay80

Natural Resource Scientist 4, The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW)
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Olympia, Washington
Salary: $65,992.00 - $86,064.00 (Yearly Salary)
Deadline: 2/2/2020
https://go.unl.edu/y4wp

Senior Enviornmental Scientist, The Barn Group
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Peachtree City, Georgia
Salary: $45,000.00 - $55,000.00 (Yearly Salary)
Deadline: 2/1/2020
https://www.thebarngroup.org/careers.html

MS and PhD Assistantships (National Science Foundation Research Traineeship)
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln NE
Salary: $34,000 - $36,000/year
Deadline: 3/15/2020
https://nrt.unl.edu/how-apply

If you have a job you would like listed here, please send the information to snrambassadors@unl.edu Please include the following information, if applicable: Position title, Position type (part-time, seasonal, etc.), Location, Application Deadline, Salary. Attach a job announcement flyer (pdf format) if possible.

Other Job Sites

Texas A&M University

Go to this site, and click on links for internships or summer positions. Site is updated with positions every day, and is the site for wildlife-related jobs.

Student Conservation Association

Natural Resource Job Directories

Federal jobs

State wildlife/fisheries/natural resources jobs

Conservation Job Board

The Conservation Job Board profiles the latest jobs in the fields related to natural resource conservation including forestry, wildlife biology, fisheries, ecology, wetlands, marine science, environmental policy, environmental education, park management and more. We currently feature over 1,000 jobs with around 20 new listings added each day.

U.S. Geological Survey

Look under specific area--for example, "water resources." Click on "JOBS".

Ornithology Jobs

Cyber Sierra

Links to water quality, fisheries, and wildlife jobs

Zoo & Aquarium Jobs

Sustainability

 

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