Research Associate, Ecological Restoration Inst.-#603563
Research Associate, Ecological Restoration Inst.-#603563 Northern Arizona University is seeking a Research Associate to implement the ERI’s forest operations and utilization projects in accordance with the ERI and NAU strategic plans and annual work plans set out by the organization. The successful candidate will work collaboratively to develop new research projects; manage on-going research activities, support ERI’s outreach programs on federal, state, tribal, and private lands; and assist in the development of forest operations and wood utilization innovation strategies. He/she works within the guidelines, policies and mission of the ERI and NAU. This position is for two years and may be renewed depending on funding and performance, incumbent is not eligible for layoff or recall status. This position requires frequent travel, hours of work my vary to include early mornings, late evenings, and weekends. Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in Forest Operations or related field and five years of directly related work experience in managing mechanical fuels treatments and forest thinning projects on public and private forestlands or other experience pertinent to this position.
Annual Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Application Deadline: Open until further notice.
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