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  • Northern Bobwhite and Snake Research Technicians (3)

    Clay Delancey
    • Employer: Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources
      Location: Di-Lane Plantation WMA in Waynesboro, GA
      Country: United States
      Last Date to Apply: No value
      Open Until Filled: Yes

    Seeking Research Technicians to assist with Northern Bobwhite trapping/ radio-telemetry tracking of bobwhite, and radio-tracking of Timber rattlesnakes, and Black rat snakes, as well as other associated fieldwork as part of larger experimental studies. Individuals will also assist with covey call surveys, bobwhite fecal collection, data entry, equipment maintenance, and other various duties upon request of the supervisors. Selected individuals will also gain numerous opportunities to interact directly with the Georgia DNR as well as hunters operating within the WMA. Employees will be working with minimal supervision on site and so must be comfortable working independently. Previous experience with radio-telemetry is desired. Knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Excel, databases and ArcGIS is desired.  Applicants must be comfortable occasionally working alone after dark. Applicants should be able to lift up to 25 lbs for brief periods and should be willing to work in inclement weather.


    1.     An interest in game bird management and ecology and snake ecology

    2.     Previous telemetry, field research, and computer experience is preferred

    3.     Willingness to work with snakes

    4.     Individuals need a valid driver’s license and have a good driving record

    5.     An agreement/understanding of consumptive wildlife management practices

    6.     A positive attitude and willing to be a team player


    1.     Free housing is available on site

    2.     Compensation:  $10.25/hour

    3.     Starting Date: September 1, 2019

    4.     End Date: February 28, 2020

    5.     Last Date to apply: Open until filled

    Documents needed:

    1.     Cover letter (1 page) including your earliest available start date

    2.     Detailed resume with 3 reference (please indicate your relationship to each)



    “LastNameFirstName_TechApplicant” and email to the contact information below**

    **Electronic submissions/inquires only**


    Contact Person: Rachel Gardner

    Contact Email: dilane.quail@gmail.com

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