Career Opportunities

Fisheries Research Technician- Habitat
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Kearney, Nebraska
Salary: minimum $9.00 per hour(commensurate on experience)
Deadline: 2/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/grvb

Fish ResearchTechnician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE or South Dakota
Salary: $9-12/hr(commensurate with experience)
Deadline: 2/28/2021
https://go.unl.edu/em65

Fisheries Research Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Kearney, Nebraska
Salary: minimum $9.00 per hour(commensurate on experience)
Deadline: 2/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/bjq6

Raptor Project Intern
Position: Internship
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Salary: $12.28/hr
Deadline: 2/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/b68d

Research Technologist II – Fishery Management
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $43,354/yr. minimum
Deadline: 2/16/2021
https://go.unl.edu/fxh5

Nebraska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 2/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/609g

Waterfowl Management Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Bismark, ND
Salary: $17.00/Hour
Deadline: 2/11/2021
https://go.unl.edu/9t68

Technologist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $43,354/yr.
Deadline: 2/16/2021
https://go.unl.edu/0zxr

Harvard Forest Summer Research Program
Position: Program
Location: virtual
Salary: stipends available
Deadline: 2/19/2021
https://go.unl.edu/ckio

Temporary Conservation Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Valentine, NE
Salary: $13.65/Hr
Deadline: 2/8/2021
https://go.unl.edu/3m8o

MS Graduate Research Assistantship on Fish and Wildlife Trade in the Brazilian Amazon
Position: Assistantship
Location: Blacksburg, VA
Deadline: 2/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/8w7k

Temporary Conservation Tech I/Carp Waterbird project
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Valentine, NE
Salary: $13.65/hr
Deadline: 2/8/2021
https://go.unl.edu/okht

Partnership for Healthy Lincoln- Part-time Position
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 2/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/exgc

Ecological Restoration Specialist- 12 month appointment
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, NV
Salary: $19.00/hr
Deadline: 1/31/2021
https://go.unl.edu/fpgo

Temporary Wildlife Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Clear Lake, IA
Salary: $13.81/hr
Deadline: 1/31/2021
https://go.unl.edu/he6b

Seasonal Field Technician Wetland Restoration & Enhancement (May-November)
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Minnesota
Deadline: 2/8/2021
https://go.unl.edu/ho5p

National Park Service Summer Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Various
Deadline: 2/7/2021
https://go.unl.edu/ajgt

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

Water, Climate and Health Fellowship
Position: Fellowship
Location: Lincoln NE
Salary: up $17,500/year
Deadline: 1/29/2021
https://go.unl.edu/vkny

Graduate Assistantship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Durham, NH
Salary: stipends available
Deadline: 2/1/2021
https://go.unl.edu/sofh

Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Position: Internship
Location: Boise, Idaho
Salary: $6,000 stipend
Deadline: 2/10/2021
https://go.unl.edu/x0hc

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

Forestry Technician (Recreation)
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Various
Salary: $38,921 to $38,921 per year
Deadline: 1/29/2021
https://go.unl.edu/bv2t

Wilderness Trail Crew- SCA
Position: Internship
Location: Payette National Forest, McCall, ID
Deadline: 2/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/paqk

Trails Maintenance Participant- SCA
Position: Internship
Location: Flathead National Forest, Hungry Horse, MT
Deadline: 2/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/xchg

Visitor Services Placement- SCA
Position: Internship
Location: Tongass National Forest, Wrangell, AK
Deadline: 2/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/mapd

Education Intern- SCA
Position: Internship
Location: Katmai National Park & Preserve, King Salmon, AK
Deadline: 2/15/2021
https://go.unl.edu/mzv9

Pathfinder Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Alcova, Wyoming
Salary: $12-$14/Hr
Deadline: 3/6/2021
https://go.unl.edu/fmaw

Summer Field Program
Position: School
Location: Ocean Springs, Mississippi,
Salary: NA
Deadline: 4/3/2021
https://go.unl.edu/s2me

Summer Field School on Mountain Ecosystems and Resource Management
Position: School
Location: Kosiv, Ivano-Frankivsk Region, Ukraine
Salary: NA
Deadline: 1/31/2021
https://go.unl.edu/3s8q

Energy Sciences Research Summer Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: NA
Deadline: 1/29/2021
https://go.unl.edu/zy09

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

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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