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Biological Field Technician - OH - JS
Biological Field Technician –Cleveland, OH
Western EcoSystems Technology, Inc. (WEST), a dynamic medium size consulting firm with offices across the United States, is looking for a part time, experienced Field Technician near Cleveland, OH. Since 1990, WEST has grown to be one of the premier environmental and statistical consulting firms in the United States. WEST has a permanent core of professionals with broad experience in basic and applied ecological studies and the sophisticated analysis of natural resource data.
WEST is seeking field technicians for fieldwork that will require short surveys at various times of the day, in a range of temperatures. Candidate must be comfortable with hazards typical of aerial survey methods, including ability to conduct biological survey data from a fixed wing- aircraft. Work is part time (approximately 4 hours, up to every other week) and requires availability throughout daylight hours, with 12-24 hour notice. Technician required to attend 16 hours of training during week of 8 October.
Primary duties involve
Preference will be given to qualified applicants. No housing or per diem will be provided.
Start date: October 1, 2017
End Date: May 31, 2018
Compensation: $15-20/hr DOE
Position (up to 5 part-time temp positions): 2-4 hours biweekly
This is a general description of the functions for this position and is not inclusive of the duties which may be associated with this position.
A completed degree in wildlife biology or related natural resources discipline preferred, but not required; skills in identification.
Join WEST and you will discover a company comprised of dedicated employees, with a tradition of professional integrity dedicated to a family atmosphere and a diverse workforce.
WEST provides equal employment opportunities to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Further, WEST takes affirmative action to ensure that all individuals are treated fairly, and without discrimination, for recruitment, selection, advancement and every other term and privilege associated with employment.
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