sábado, 6 de febrero de 2010

Seasonal Botanist / Plant Ecologist

H. T. Harvey & Associates is an ecological consulting firm based in Northern and Central California with offices in Los Gatos, Fresno, Davis and Arcata. For over 35 years, H. T. Harvey & Associates has provided outstanding scientific ecological and design expertise to develop successful ecological solutions for our clients.

We are seeking botanists experienced with the flora of central California, to assist our full-time staff of plant ecologists conduct springtime floristic surveys in diverse habitats of the Carrizo Plain. The survey period is expected to begin in early March and continue into April, depending on weather and rainfall. Surveys may be physically demanding and will require working in a wide range of adverse weather and field conditions. The positions may be based out of either our Los Gatos or Fresno offices and will be seasonal positions. It is anticipated that fieldwork will typically be conducted during the work week, involving accommodations at local hotels, with weekends off.

Minimum educational requirements include a Bachelors degree in plant sciences or a related field; graduate-level education and at least 1-2 years of field experience preferred. Required qualifications include education and experience in plant taxonomy and in conducting botanical surveys. Experience with the flora of central and southern California strongly preferred. GIS and GPS experience a plus. Salary dependent upon experience.

For more information about H. T. Harvey & Associates and our areas of expertise, log on to http://www.harveyecology.com.

H. T. Harvey & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities strongly encouraged to apply.

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To apply for this position, please e-mail your resume and references to personnel@harveyecology.com or mail/fax to H. T. Harvey & Associates, Attn: Personnel, 983 University Ave., Bldg D, Los Gatos, CA 95032; Fax (408) 458-3210. Please also reference the position that you are applying for and any office preferences.