Location: Washington, DC
Start Date: May 15, 2017
End Date: Aug 15, 2017, with possible extension into Sept/Oct
Last Date to Apply: 14 April 2017
Hours: up to 30 hours/week
Technician needed to conduct mist netting for bats in Washington, DC. This work is part of a larger survey of the bat community of the national capital region. The majority of the work will be conducted at NIGHT. Must have own transportation.
- Mist net for bats
- Track bats to roosts using telemetry
- Collect environmental data at bat roost locations.
- Conduct bat roost exit counts
- Conduct bat acoustical monitoring
Salary: $288/360 week based on experience
QUALIFICATIONS:-Applicants must have rabies vaccine by start date.
-Applicants must be able to:
- Stand for 30-180 minute intervals
- Hike/walk 1- 10 miles a day
- Carry up to 30 pounds
- Use hand-held and driving navigation tools
- Accurately record field data
The ideal candidate will have experience with mist netting, identifying bats, and tracking with telemetry.
Please send resumes with references to firstname.lastname@example.org