Eastern Wild Turkey Research Crew Leader - North Carolina

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Posting Details

Posting NumberPG191083TMPosition Number15CEM10Position TypeTemporaryEssential Job Duties

The Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources at North Carolina State University is seeking an experienced Crew Leader to assist a graduate student with research evaluating impacts of habitat selection and demography of Eastern wild turkey reproductive ecology across North Carolina’s Mountain, Piedmont and Coastal Regions. Primary responsibilities will include radio-telemetry, habitat sampling and data recording. The position will begin in January and last through July.

Is Time LimitedNoIf Yes, Appointment Length7 monthsJob City & StateAcross North CarolinaDepartmentFER, Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology ProgramClassification TitleTemporary-Technical/ParaprofessionalWorking TitleEastern Wild Turkey Research Crew Leader - North CarolinaPosition Information

Work ScheduleVariable Work Schedule (not to exceed 40 hrs per week)Other Work/ResponsibilitiesMinimum Experience/Education

Must have completed a B.S. in wildlife ecology or related field.

Candidates with experience including vegetation sampling and radio telemetry will be given preference, as will candidates with GIS coursework and experience.

Department Required Skills

The applicant must possess a valid driver’s license,

Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education

Competitive candidates will be expected to: (1) Have significant field experience. (2) Have strong interpersonal skills as daily interaction with landowners, hunters, state agency personnel, and other stake holders will occur. (3) Willingness to work a variable schedule if necessary (4) Have experience operating 4wd vehicles and ATV’s.

Required License or Certification

Valid Driver’s License (does not have to be a NC Driver’s License) Travel between study sites and field housing will be required.

Valid NC Driver's License required?NoCommercial Driver's License Required?NoRecruitment

Anticipated Hiring Range$11.85 per hour plus housingJob Open Date10/19/2020Quick Linkhttp://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/136721AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree equivalency verified at www.wes.org or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a B.S. degree in wildlife ecology or related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a valid drivers license?
    • Yes
    • No
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    Posted: 10/20/2020
    Application Due: 10/30/2020
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