Opportunities

Scholarships &
Funded Research

Chrissy Peters Apprenticeship
Jacob Wagner Apprenticeship
Ann Wilton Apprenticeship
McKenzie Hauger Apprenticeship
  • Scholarships & Fellowships
  • Work Study
  • Internships
  • Student Research
  • More...

Clubs &
Organizations

Soil Judging Team 2017
Wildlife Club teaching at Ponca State Park
  • Soil Judging Team
  • Wildlife Club
  • Student Subunit of the American Fisheries Society
  • Range Management Club
  • More....

Beyond the
Classroom

Mike True and children in Botswana
Student and Kanagroo
Sicily Catacombs
  • Botswana
  • Namibia
  • Italy
  • Puerto Rico
  • More....

Job Board

Global Engagement Intern
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $10/Hr
Deadline: 1/23/2019
https://go.unl.edu/xvak

Fish Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Deer Lake, Sitka, Alaska
Salary: $14/Hr
Deadline: 2/14/2019
https://go.unl.edu/452z

Fish Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Deer Lake, Sitka, Alaska
Salary: $14/Hr
Deadline: 2/14/2019
https://go.unl.edu/c6iz

Garden Coordinator for Community Learning Center
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: paid & volunteer positions available
Deadline: 2/14/2019
https://go.unl.edu/m4ty

Event & Administrative Assistant
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: NA
Deadline: 1/25/2019
https://go.unl.edu/m4ty

Health Promotions Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: NA
Deadline: 1/25/2019
https://go.unl.edu/8ia9

Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: multiple available locations listed below
Salary: $33,000-$34,000
Deadline: 1/31/2019
https://go.unl.edu/nmgh

Conservation Technician I & II
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: multiple available locations listed below
Salary: Technician I: 13.65/Hr Technician II: 15.78/Hr
Deadline: 1/18/2019
https://go.unl.edu/79w9

Aquatic Nuisance Species / Fisheries Research Seasonal Position
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Emporia, KS
Salary: 10.50-13.50/Hr
Deadline: 3/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/gqw7

SCIL Research Assistant
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: UNL, Lincoln, NE
Salary: 9.50/Hr
Deadline: 1/31/2019
https://go.unl.edu/uthj

Conservation Technician I & II
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: multiple available locations listed below
Salary: Technician I: 13.65/Hr Technician II: 15.78/Hr
Deadline: 1/18/2019
https://go.unl.edu/2q82

Winous Point Marsh Conservancy Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Port Clinton, OH
Salary: $2,000 per month
Deadline: 2/10/2019
https://go.unl.edu/2e6u

Monster Tree Service Summer Internship
Position: Internship
Location: multiple available locations listed below
Salary: will vary
Deadline: 2/8/2019
https://go.unl.edu/a8g2

Seasonal Waterfowl Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: multiple available locations listed below
Salary: $1,700/month
Deadline: 3/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/pop9

University of Nebraska Federal Relations Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Washington, D.C.
Salary: $15/Hr
Deadline: 2/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/pvue

Fish & Wildlife Biologist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Alma, NE
Salary: 22.05/Hr
Deadline: 1/24/2019
https://go.unl.edu/wdcb

Arbor Day Foundation Member Experience Representative
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: commensurate with experience
Deadline: 2/10/2019
https://go.unl.edu/g0cv

Nebraska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Assistant
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: commensurate with experience
Deadline: 2/10/2019
https://go.unl.edu/emj8

Conservation Corps Field Crew Member
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: multiple locations listed below
Salary: $1,355 stipend
Deadline: 1/24/2019
https://go.unl.edu/e48q

Wildlife Research Position
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Clear Lake, Iowa
Salary: $13/Hr
Deadline: 2/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/948e

Waterfowl Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Minnedosa, Manitoba, Canada
Salary: $1,600 per month
Deadline: 2/15/2019
https://go.unl.edu/kmr6

Fontenelle Forest Adult Program Manager
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Bellevue, NE
Salary: 13.50/Hr
Deadline: 1/18/2019
https://go.unl.edu/3fgf

Natural Resource Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Glenwood, MN & New London, MN
Salary: 17.33/Hr
Deadline: 1/18/2019
https://go.unl.edu/q6h5

Temporary Conservation Technician I Research Section/Wildlife Division
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $13.65/Hr
Deadline: 1/18/2019
https://go.unl.edu/4ain

Virginia Rail and Sora Field Technicians
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Ohio State University, Port Clintion, OH
Salary: $12/Hr
Deadline: 1/31/2019
https://go.unl.edu/jy55

Undergraduate Research Program with Urban Water Innovation Network
Position: Internship
Location: Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
Salary: $4,500 stipend
Deadline: 1/25/2019
https://go.unl.edu/t3j7

Raptor Research for Undergraduates
Position: Internship
Location: Boise State University, Boise, Idaho
Salary: $5,250 stipend
Deadline: 2/18/2019
https://go.unl.edu/ez45

Temporary Conservation Technician II Wildlife Division
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Crawford, NE
Salary: $15.78/Hr
Deadline: 1/18/2019
https://go.unl.edu/w2yn

Summer Research Program
Position: Internship
Location: Petersham. Massachusetts
Salary: $5,775 stipend
Deadline: 2/1/2019
https://go.unl.edu/7oga

Temporary Conservation Technician I Wildlife Division
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Battle Creek/Ponca, NE
Salary: $13.65/Hr
Deadline: 1/18/2019
https://go.unl.edu/0e9g

Undergraduate Summer Research Program- Digital Agriculture
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Salary: $5,250 stipened
Deadline: 3/1/2019
https://engineering.purdue.edu/~dbuckmas/teaching/REEU/info.html

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

Natural Resource Job Directories

Federal jobs

State wildlife/fisheries/natural resources jobs

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

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

JOIN HANDSHAKE

Natural Resources & Life Sciences Career Information Day 2019

Join us on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm in Hardin Hall for the Natural Resources & Life Sciences Career Information Day. Students will have the opportunity to network with employers and learn about volunteer opportunities, internships and fulltime career possibilities in life sciences fields. Find out more.

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