Career Opportunities

M.S. Assistantship - Applied Wildlife Spatial Ecology Lab
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln NE
Salary: 24000
Deadline: 8/1/2020
https://go.unl.edu/kvfw

MS and PhD Assistantships (National Science Foundation Research Traineeship)
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln NE
Salary: $34,000 - $36,000/year
Deadline: 3/15/2021
https://nrt.unl.edu/how-apply

Resources Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Chadron, NE
Salary: NA
Deadline: 4/26/2020
https://go.unl.edu/hfqj

Seasonal Conservation Technician (Migratory Game Birds)
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Great Bend, KS
Salary: $10-$13/Hr
Deadline: 4/26/2020
https://go.unl.edu/gs3k

Graduate Research Assistant
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: NA
Deadline: 4/26/2020
https://go.unl.edu/yvwa

Graduate Research Assistant
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: NA
Deadline: 4/26/2020
https://go.unl.edu/p9d7

Temporary Research Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $12/Hr
Deadline: 4/10/2020
https://go.unl.edu/d695

Science Translator
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Norman, Oklahoma
Salary: $15.75 - $19.23/Hr
Deadline: 6/4/2020
https://go.unl.edu/5rve

Iowa DNR Positions
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: varies
Salary: varies
Deadline: 4/26/2020
https://go.unl.edu/e5mk

National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Survey Field Team Member
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: varies
Salary: $250/week
Deadline: 4/9/2020
https://go.unl.edu/yt7s

Temporary Conservation Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Cambridge, NE
Salary: $13.65/Hr
Deadline: 4/9/2020
https://go.unl.edu/ez9j

Program Manager
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: varies
Salary: NA
Deadline: 4/9/2020
https://go.unl.edu/wsyt

National Water Resources Association
Position: Internship
Location: Washington DC
Salary: $5,000.00 stipend
Deadline: 4/10/2020
https://go.unl.edu/ek6c

Environmental Monitoring Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Eastern Nebraska
Salary: stipends available
Deadline: 5/10/2020
https://go.unl.edu/y9af

Environmental Monitoring Internship
Position: Internship
Location: various areas in eastern Nebraska
Salary: stipend of $1,400
Deadline: 5/10/2020
https://go.unl.edu/q6pk

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

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

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

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

 

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