Career Opportunities

SBSRC/MERC Undergrad Student Help
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $12.00/Hr
Deadline: 5/19/2021
https://go.unl.edu/ygmc

Game & Parks Seasonal Positions
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 5/19/2021
https://go.unl.edu/sxo0

PBT Social Media Intern
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 4/27/2021
https://go.unl.edu/sd7n

Water Data Program Coordinator
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: North Platte, NE
Deadline: 5/14/2021
https://go.unl.edu/gjux

Biological Sciences Research Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Blue River Or Medford, Oregon
Salary: $14.75 - $21.4/Hr
Deadline: 5/8/2021
https://go.unl.edu/btxs

Associate Wildlife Biologist / Environmental Scientist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Bakersfield, CA
Salary: $28.00 - $36.00/Hr
Deadline: 5/8/2021
https://go.unl.edu/xc8i

Environmental Scientist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Monterey, CA
Deadline: 5/8/2021
https://go.unl.edu/dtx9

Associate/Senior Biologist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Fresno, CA
Salary: $25.00 - $35.00/Hr
Deadline: 5/8/2021
https://go.unl.edu/7ihq

Summer Positions
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Long Pine, NE
Deadline: 5/8/2021
https://go.unl.edu/53bc

4-H Summer Camp Program Staff
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Halsey, NE
Salary: $1,500-$3,500
Deadline: 5/12/2021
https://go.unl.edu/jbt4

Learning Assistant
Position: Assistantship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $1,500 stipend
Deadline: 5/13/2021
https://go.unl.edu/p7df

Water Resources Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Alma, NE
Deadline: 4/30/2021
https://go.unl.edu/i42j

Zookeeping and Animal Care Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 5/1/2021
https://go.unl.edu/vi7k

Ambassador Animal Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 5/1/2021
https://go.unl.edu/2djn

Summer Zoo Camp Instructor
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $9.00/Hr
Deadline: 5/1/2021
https://go.unl.edu/9pgz

Ambassador Animal Apprentice
Position: Apprenticeship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 5/1/2021
https://go.unl.edu/j9vs

Zookeeping Apprenticeship
Position: Apprenticeship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 5/1/2021
https://go.unl.edu/m2yi

Communications intern
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 5/1/2021
https://go.unl.edu/qipb

Education Coordinator Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 5/1/2021
https://www.lincolnzoo.org/internal-about-pages/education/internships/education-coordinator-internship.html

Education Animal Keeper
Position: Part-Time, Permament
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $9.00/Hr
Deadline: 5/1/2021
https://go.unl.edu/k295

Habitat Program Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Denton, NE
Deadline: 4/29/2021
https://go.unl.edu/sb5q

M.S. Assistantship
Position: Assistantship
Location: Fayetteville, Arkansas
Salary: $15,000/year
Deadline: 4/29/2021
https://go.unl.edu/a3v5

Seasonal Habitat Program Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Denton, NE
Deadline: 4/29/2021
https://go.unl.edu/naiz

Science Literacy Research Assistant
Position: Assistantship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $10.50/Hr
Deadline: 4/29/2021
https://go.unl.edu/oycf

Assistant Professor Science
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Minot,ND
Deadline: 5/1/2021
https://go.unl.edu/rwas

Research Assistantship
Position: Assistantship
Location: Delaware, New Jersey, and New York
Salary: $28,000 per year
Deadline: 4/30/2021
https://go.unl.edu/9o7z

Lab & Field Assistant
Position: Assistantship
Location: North Platte, NE
Deadline: 4/22/2021
https://go.unl.edu/57rb

HABITAT PROJECTS AND HUNTING COORDINATOR
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Deadline: 4/22/2021
https://go.unl.edu/webf

Burmese Python Research Intern
Position: Internship
Location: Naples, FL
Deadline: 11/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/b39s

Temporary Conservation Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Valentine, NE
Salary: $13.65/Hr
Deadline: 5/1/2021
https://go.unl.edu/3m8o

Land Management Intern
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Various in Nebraska
Salary: $13.99/hour for up to 39 hours/week
Deadline: 4/30/2021
https://go.unl.edu/b4qv

Soil Conservationist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Various, Nebraska
Salary: $35,265 starting
Deadline: 7/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/pca2

Park Ranger (Interpretation-Language)
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Various, Alaska
Salary: $18.71 to $23.18 per hour
Deadline: 7/31/2021
https://go.unl.edu/f40v

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 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

Water

 

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