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    3 Grassland Nest Searching Techs & 1 Crew Leader

    Marissa Ahlering
    • Employer: University of North Dakota
      Location: Central North Dakota
      Country: United States
      Last Date to Apply: 03/15/2020
      Open Until Filled: Yes

    Position: 3 Grassland Bird Field Technicians and 1 Crew Leader

    Organizations: University of North Dakota in collaboration with The Nature Conservancy
    and Ducks Unlimited

    Location: Central North Dakota

    Job Description: We are seeking highly motivated grassland bird technicians and a crew
    leader to conduct surveys for grassland bird nests in central North Dakota as part of a large
    grazing study. Primary duties will include nest searching, vegetation sampling, data entry and
    proofing, and working with landowners to facilitate data collection. The Crew Leader will be
    responsible for organizing and leading daily field schedules. Technicians will start May 18 and
    continue until August 15.

    After an initial training period, the crews will work independently to conduct the field work.
    Applicants should have good organizational and communication skills, enthusiasm for working
    outdoors in some tough weather conditions and a valid driver’s license. The crew leader should
    have strong communication and team building skills. Experience locating songbird, grouse, and
    duck nests and identifying birds by sight and sound is desirable.
    Compensation: $13 - $15 hour depending on qualifications/position. Housing and a vehicle
    for fieldwork is provided.

    How to Apply: Please send a single PDF that includes a cover letter, resume or CV, and
    contact information for 3 references to Dr. Susan Felege (susan.felege@email.und.edu)
    with the subject line “Grassland Bird Study Techs”. Deadline to apply is March 15th,
    although we will begin screening for applicants immediately and continue until the
    positions are filled.


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