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  • On-Call Biologist

    • Employer: Alluvion Biological Consulting
      Location: California - Various Locations
      Country: United States
      Last Date to Apply: 05/01/2019
      Open Until Filled: No

    THE POSITION: We have immediate openings for a seasonal on-call biologist. Duties include but are not limited to: conducting field studies (i.e. nesting bird surveys, special-status species surveys, and construction monitoring), as well as preparing a variety of reports/technical studies (i.e. wildlife survey reports, biological resources reports for compliance with CEQA/NEPA, biological assessments, and wildlife management plans). Applicants should have an academic background in biology or environmental science ( Bachelor’s degree at minimum), field experience, a general knowledge of California ecology, and experience in ecological consulting in California. Technical writing ability and good communication skills are a must. This position will sometimes require navigating rugged terrain safely and working alone in a variety of weather conditions. It may also require occasional overnight travel and weekend work.

    $23-$27/hr DOE


    DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Successful applicants should meet the following requirements:

    ·         Experience identifying plant and wildlife species in the field

    ·         A background in ecology or wildlife management and broad knowledge of the biology of California’s ecosystems

    ·         The ability to prepare or assist with preparing CEQA/NEPA documents, biological assessments, wildlife inventories, and or vegetation inventories

    ·         An aptitude for communicating verbally and in writing with clients, agencies, coworkers and management

    ·         Good critical thinking/analytical skills

    ·         Familiarity with state and federal environmental laws

    ·         Experience with GPS/GIS and mapping software

    ·         Proficient with word processing and spreadsheet software

    ·         Have a valid driving license with a clean record

    Experience with bird identification, California tiger salamander, California red-legged frog, foothill yellow legged frog, burrowing owl and other listed species is a plus.



    Please email resume/CV and cover letter to mark.oates@alluvionbc.com

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