viernes, 18 de julio de 2014

Shorebird Technicians Puerto Rico

Shorebird Technician: Puerto Rico
Agency: North Carolina State University
Location: Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico
Job Category: Temporary/Seasonal Positions

Salary: $10/hr

Start Date: 08/15/2014

Last Date to Apply: 12/20/2014

Description: 4 technicians are needed for a shorebird banding and monitoring project in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico, from mid-August to mid-December. Job details include mist netting and banding Semipalmated Sandpipers with a uniquely coded flag and resighting them with spotting scopes. Furthermore, technicians will help conduct weekly invertebrate and shorebird surveys, and help monitor water levels in salt flat systems. Housing and transportation will be provided.

Qualifications: Basic knowledge of shorebirds, some banding experience, a positive attitude, the willingness to learn, and deal with heat and communal living situations are necessary. This is a unique opportunity in a beautiful part of the island, not only to work but learn. Please include a resume and a cover letter on why you think you would be a good fit for this job.

Contact Person: Morgan Parks

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