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Seasonal Wildlife Field Biologists (On-call)

Seasonal Wildlife Field Biologists (On-call)

Job description

We have an immediate opening in our South San Francisco Bay Area office for a seasonal wildlife field biologist (on-call). This person will conduct field studies, including nesting bird surveys, special-status species surveys, and construction monitoring. This position will sometimes require a person to navigate varying and rugged terrain safely and potentially alone in a variety of weather conditions. It may require occasional overnight travel and weekend work. 

Required qualifications

  • Solid field experience
  • Strong bird identification skills and experience conducting nesting bird surveys
  • A demonstrable background in ecology or wildlife management and broad knowledge of the biology of California’s fauna

Experience with the salt marsh harvest mouse, California tiger salamander, California red-legged frog, Ridgway’s rail, western snowy plover, Swainson’s hawk, and/or burrowing owl a plus. 

Candidates with a strong academic background (and at least a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree) in biological studies, natural resources, wildlife management, wildlife biology, or an equivalent subject are preferred.

How to apply
Interested candidates should respond by submitting a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and references here.