Opportunities

Scholarships &
Funded Research

Allison Carothers Apprenticeship
Robert Schroeder Apprenticeship
Amelia-BakerApprenticeship
Josuha Garner Apprenticeship
  • Scholarships & Fellowships
  • Work Study
  • Internships
  • Student Research
  • More...

Clubs &
Organizations

Soil Judging Team
Making Measurements
Wildlife Club
Sustain UNL group
  • Latins for Natural Resources
  • Soil Judging Team
  • Wildlife Club
  • Student Subunit of the American Fisheries Society
  • More....

Beyond the
Classroom

Photographing on the beach
Student and Kanagroo
Group HIke in Botswwana
Elephant and Jeep
  • Australia
  • Namibia
  • Greece
  • Puerto Rico
  • More....

Job Board

Education & Outreach Program Manager
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Saint Paul, MN
Deadline: 9/2/2019
https://go.unl.edu/2wdr

Tortoise Research Technician- USGS
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Henderson, NV
Salary: $16.46/hr
Deadline: 9/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/w26f

Volunteer Lemur monitoring & Reforestation
Position: Volunteer
Location: Kianjavato, Madagascar
Deadline: 12/30/2019
https://go.unl.edu/4u5w

Graduate Assistantship- Tarleton State University
Position: Assistantship
Location: Stephenville, TX
Deadline: 10/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/2oyz

Field Biologists
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Point Richmond, CA
Deadline: 9/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/msag

Naturalist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Angelus Oaks, CA
Salary: $320.00 to $360.00/wk
Deadline: 9/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/g82w

Natural Resource Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Wenatchee, WA
Salary: $48,108.00 - $53,040.00
Deadline: 8/5/2019
https://go.unl.edu/xwbz

Manager of Land Protection
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Bismark, ND
Salary: $65,000.00 - $85,000.00
Deadline: 9/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/a6xi

Natural Resources Planner Coordinator - Mitigation Planner
Position: Grant Funded
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $25.53/hr
Deadline: 9/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/mvfj

Temporary Conservation Technician II
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Parks, NE
Salary: $15.78/hr
Deadline: 10/27/2019
https://go.unl.edu/cea2

Temporary Superintendent I
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Anselmo, NE
Salary: $17.94/hr
Deadline: 12/30/2019
https://go.unl.edu/ouqo

Temporary Conservation Technician II
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Kearney, NE
Salary: $15.78/hr
Deadline: 9/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/5ejb

Temporary Heavy Equipment Mechanic/Operator
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $13.95/hr
Deadline: 9/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/syfr

Highway Land Surveyor
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $19.70/hr
Deadline: 9/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/tinp

Temporary Park Worker III / Security
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Ashland, NE
Salary: $10.22/hr
Deadline: 9/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/z9ok

Temporary Park Worker II / Office Support
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Ashland, NE
Salary: $9.98/hr
Deadline: 9/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/3zqm

Conservation Officer
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Statewide, NE
Salary: $21.85/hr
Deadline: 8/5/2019
https://go.unl.edu/8h7k

Environmental Quality Compliance Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $19.61/hr
Deadline: 7/26/2019
https://go.unl.edu/e9zo

Environmental Quality Programs Specialist I or II
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $22.66/hr
Deadline: 7/26/2019
https://go.unl.edu/h8rw

Climate Risk & Adaptation Scientist/National Drought Mitigation Center Director
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 8/12/2019
https://go.unl.edu/qr69

Applications Developer I- Agronomy
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Manhattan, KS
Salary: $45,000 - $50,000 Salary commensurate with experience
Deadline: 8/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/tsyq

Research Assistant- Northeast Climate Adaptation Science Center (NE CASC)
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Amherst, MA
Deadline: 7/31/2019
https://go.unl.edu/hao9

National Soil Moisture Network Program Specialist III
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Boulder, CO
Deadline: 7/23/2019
https://go.unl.edu/7ckd

Various Department of the Interior Positions
Position: All
Location: Various Locations
Deadline: 12/31/2019
https://go.unl.edu/jwa4

Natural Resources Specialist (Ranger)
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Various, KY
Salary: $33,394+
Deadline: 12/31/2019
https://go.unl.edu/t52a

Temporary Park Worker II
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Statewide, NE
Salary: $9.98/hr
Deadline: 9/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/270p

Temporary Park Worker I
Position: Both full- and part-time temporary
Location: Statewide, NE
Salary: $9.00/hr
Deadline: 9/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/069w

Temporary Conservation Tech I
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Statewide, NE
Salary: $13.65/hr
Deadline: 9/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/es6d

Natural Resources Planner Coordinator - Mitigation Planner
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $25.53/hr
Deadline: 9/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/ykpk

Land Steward, Fontenelle Forest
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Bellevue, NE
Salary: Starts at $11.00/hr
Deadline: 9/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/eogm

Naturalist Educator, Fontenelle Forest
Position: Part-Time, Permament
Location: Bellevue, NE
Salary: Starts at $10.00/hr
Deadline: 9/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/yqbt

Browse Team Lead, Omaha Zoo
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Omaha, NE
Deadline: 9/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/pqbb

Play Facilitator, Omaha Zoo
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Omaha, NE
Deadline: 9/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/peni

Environmental Manager
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Omaha, NE
Salary: NA
Deadline: 11/5/2019
https://go.unl.edu/2820

MS and PhD Assistantships (National Science Foundation Research Traineeship)
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln NE
Salary: $34,000 - $36,000/year
Deadline: 3/31/2020
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

 

Handshake @ Career Services

Handshake is the place for students of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to search and apply for internships, co-ops, part-time and full-time jobs. You can also utilize Handshake to:

  • Upload a resume and complete your online career profile
  • Allow your online career profile and resume to be viewable by employers
  • Learn which employers are attending upcoming Career Fairs
  • View upcoming local and on-campus career events
  • Research contact information for local and national employers
  • Search for and apply to open positions

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Questions ?

If you have particular questions about our programs, we welcome you to contact:

Sara Winn
Sara Winn
Advising Coordinator

Location icon102d Hardin Hall
3310 Holdrege Street
Lincoln NE 68583-0981

phone icon 402-472-0636

mail icon sara.winn@unl.edu

Elyse Watson
Elyse Watson
Recruitment Coordinator

Location icon102a Hardin Hall
3310 Holdrege Street
Lincoln NE 68583-0981

phone icon  402-472-7471

mail icon  snrrecruiting@unl.edu