FOUR (4) AVIAN RESEARCH AND/OR HABITAT TECHNICIANS needed for songbird and habitat surveys in Nevada's backcountry between May 20 and July 10, 2019 for Great Basin Bird Observatory. Partial season appointments and earlier start dates are also possible. Duties include bird surveys via point counts, vegetation surveys, and data entry. Positions for only vegetation surveys and data entry are also possible. Qualifications needed include: experience identifying western birds by sight and sound (for bird surveyors); ability to collect field data under challenging conditions (heat, cold, remote sites); familiarity with western flora; working knowledge of MS Excel for data entry; valid drivers license and experience driving 4wd vehicles. Training workshop for all survey protocols will be provided. Applicants must be in good physical condition, as long hours in field will be required, in sometimes difficult terrain. Ability to work independently and in remote locations is a must. Compensation: up to $2400/month (depending on experience). Housing will be provided in some areas, but remote camping will be required on a regular basis. To apply, please submit your resume and references by email to ballard AT gbbo.org.