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Invasive Species Program Coordinator

Jul 12, 2018

St. Croix River Association

Invasive Species Program Coordinator
The St. Croix River Association (SCRA) seeks an Invasive Species Program Coordinator to lead our established Invasive Species program. Someone with a strong commitment to healthy watersheds and to solving environmental problems through partnerships, and a passion for rivers will find this an appealing appointment. SCRA is the official nonprofit partner of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway. We work throughout the watershed to protect this national park that flows through its heart.

Conservation Biologist

Jul 9, 2018

Wisconsin DNR

Contact: Brenton T Butterfield
Location: GEF2 DNR Central Office, 101 S Webster Street, Madison, WI 53703
Telephone Number: (608) 267-7552
Hourly Rate: $22.470 per hour.
Duration: Job starts approximately August 19, 2018
Job Description: Invasive Plant Specialist - LTE

Conservation Biologist

Jul 9, 2018

Wisconsin DNR

https://dnr.wi.gov/x87201/employment/lte/q207lted.asp?v_request_id_seq_n...

Contact: Brenton T Butterfield
Location: GEF2 DNR Central Office, 101 S Webster Street, Madison, WI 53703
Telephone Number: (608) 267-7552
Hourly Rate: $22.470 per hour.
Duration: Job starts approximately August 19, 2018
Job Description: Invasive Species Projects Coordinator - LTE

Oakland County CISMA Coordinator

Jun 18, 2018

Six Rivers Land Conservancy

Organization: The Oakland County Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area (OC CISMA) is a partnership in Oakland County, Michigan working to cooperatively manage invasive species. The partnership includes approximately 30 local, county, state, and federal government agencies; education institutions; and non-profit organizations.

District Administrator

Jun 7, 2018

Barry Conservation District

Barry Conservation District
1611 S. Hanover, Suite 105
Hastings, MI 49058
(269) 908.4135
www.barrycd.org

LOOKING TO HIRE IMMEDIATELY- BARRY CONSERVATION DISTRICT ADMINISTRATOR

Position Details: Full-time position. May include evenings and weekends. Compensation: $25,000-$29,000 annually depending on experience, with the possibility of advancement. Benefits: paid federal holidays, vacation, and personal time off. No insurance or retirement benefits available at this time.

Job Description: The Administrator is responsible for the District’s consistent achievement of its financial goals, as well as providing support for the day-to-day operations of the District.

Field Supervisor - Ecological Restoration

Jun 6, 2018

Cardno

Cardno is seeking a Field Supervisor - Ecological Restoration in our various offices to implement project work in the ecological restoration management fields. Under the direction of the Operations Manager, the position includes the direct supervision/ coordination of field crews, implementing a high quality product, interpreting construction plans/ specifications, assists in administering Cardno's Health and Safety culture, track project budgets, and ensuring equipment maintenance. Projects will involve field labor, technical work, and/or supervision. A typical work day consists of an 8-10 hour day although, in accordance with the requirements of specific assignments, may include irregular hours. Position may also require overnight travel.

Field Biologist II

May 30, 2018

City of Ann Arbor Natural Area Preservation

Nature of work:
To assist the Community Services Area Administrator with implementing the City of Ann Arbor’s Deer Management Program. This position will be directly supervised by the City’s Natural Area Preservation Manager and will be housed in the NAP offices at 3875 E. Huron River Drive.

Responsibilities include:
General Deer Management Education:
• Develop and disseminate educational materials for the public regarding the City’s Deer Management Program, through websites, brochures, newsletter articles, press releases, and social media posts
• Assist in creating and delivering educational presentations to local civic, environmental, and neighborhood organizations
• Attend various fairs and exhibits to distribute educational materials

Ecological Restoration Field Technician/ Laborer

May 23, 2018

Cardnp

Cardno is a professional infrastructure and environmental services company, with expertise in the development and improvement of physical and social infrastructure for communities around the world.

Cardno is seeking a Restoration Field Technician in our Chicago, IL offices, to implement project work in the ecological consulting and restoration management fields. Projects will involve field labor, technical work, and/or supervision of labor crews. A typical work day consists of an 8-10 hour day although, in accordance with the requirements of specific assignments, may include irregular hours. Position may also require overnight travel

Responsibilities Include but are not limited to:

> Implementing restoration project work at the ground level under the direction of a Field Supervisor and/or Project Manager
> Implementing landscape construction projects at the ground level under the direction of a Field Supervisor and/or Project Manager
> Native planting, seeding, erosion control installation, herbicide application, prescribed fire or any other activities necessary with field implementation of ecological restoration projects
> Landscape maintenance activities such as mulching fence installation, hardscape repair, and debris removal
> Technicians will be required to spend up to 1-4 nights per week out of town working at remote locations
> Adhering to corporate policies, operate through the proper management channels, and act in the best interest of firm
> Operating a Global Positioning System - no previous experience required, but any experience a plus

Minimum Requirements:

> Experience working on ecological restoration, landscape construction or general construction projects
> Technicians will be required to obtain Commercial Pesticide
> Applicator's License
> Valid Driver's License
> Standard First Aid, CPR, and/or Red Card

Desired Qualifications:

> Bachelor's Degree in Life Sciences (Ecology, Environmental Science, Botany, Biology, Fisheries, Forestry)- or equivalent experience
> Experience operating equipment such as tractors, ATVs, chainsaws, and/ or skidsteers
> Ability to travel overnight for 1-4 days out of worn
> Experience with herbicide handling and application
> Experience in native and invasive species plant identification and/ or restoration techniques
> Bilingual (Spanish) is a plus

* Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening.

Cardno is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer

EEO/AA/M/F/V/D

Operations Manager – Ecological Restoration

May 22, 2018

Cardno

The Restoration Services Division of Cardno is seeking an Operations Manager based in our Grand Haven and Brighton, Michigan offices.

Cardno's Restoration Services Division provides a broad suite of services in natural resource management, water resource management and permitting/compliance. Our team provides ecological restoration, invasive species control, revegetation, erosion control, wetland construction, maintenance and other land management practices.

The successful candidate will be a motivated leader that is able to balance and complete multiple complex tasks such as crew scheduling, resource procurement, risk/ safety management, and quality control.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Fall Bird Research & Education Traineeships

May 10, 2018

Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory

The Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve in Duluth, MN is well known for the fall bird migration. It’s one of the best places in North America to observe large numbers of birds of great diversity migrating each fall. The Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory (HRBO) is the non-profit organization that manages and conducts bird research and education at the nature reserve. The mission of HRBO is to protect birds of prey and other migratory birds in the western Lake Superior region through research, education, and stewardship.

Fall Bird Research & Education Traineeships

May 10, 2018

Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory

The Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve in Duluth, MN is well known for the fall bird migration. It’s one of the best places in North America to observe large numbers of birds of great diversity migrating each fall. The Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory (HRBO) is the non-profit organization that manages and conducts bird research and education at the nature reserve. The mission of HRBO is to protect birds of prey and other migratory birds in the western Lake Superior region through research, education, and stewardship.

Conservation Worker II

Jun 7, 2017

City of Ann Arbor, Natural Area Preservation

CONSERVATION WORKER II
Conservation Worker II needed for employment with the City of Ann Arbor, MI, Natural Area Preservation (NAP).

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work with Natural Area Preservation Conservation Crew to:
• Manually remove invasive plant species from natural areas
• Apply herbicide for the control of invasive plant species
• Assist with prescribed ecological burns (spring and fall)
• Maintain and construct trails
• Lead volunteer workdays and other environmental stewardship activities
• Collect, process, store and sow seed from native plants
• Keep detailed, accurate records of all work performed
• Assist in implementing stewardship plans and collecting ecological data from natural areas