Career Opportunities

Natural Resource Technician
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Princeville, IL
Salary: $17-$22/hour
Deadline: 3/29/2024
https://go.unl.edu/6qnf

Natural Resources Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Columbia, SC
Salary: $19-$24/hour
Deadline: 4/1/2024
https://go.unl.edu/2ew4

Invertebrate Zoology Apprenticeship
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: San Diego, CA
Salary: $18/hour
Deadline: 3/18/2024
https://go.unl.edu/zi8c

Biological Field Technician
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Northeast, MO
Salary: $22-$27/hour
Deadline: 3/25/2024
https://go.unl.edu/0n78

Grassland Ecology Field Research Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Grand Forks, ND
Salary: $18/hour
Deadline: 3/15/2024
https://go.unl.edu/ro8k

Outdoor Education Assistant/Temporary Superintendent I
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Ponca, NE
Salary: $19.99-$29.46/hour
Deadline: 3/27/2024
https://go.unl.edu/euzd

Fish and Wildlife Biologist II
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Kearney, NE
Salary: $23.97-$35.34/hour
Deadline: 3/12/2024
https://go.unl.edu/iqvw

Fish and Wildlife Biologist II
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Wilcox, NE
Salary: $23.97-$35.34/hour
Deadline: 3/8/2024
https://go.unl.edu/3jvg

Seasonal Naturalist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Gretna
Salary: $14.99-$19.59/hour
Deadline: 3/28/2024
https://go.unl.edu/3y7w

Temporary Research Technicians
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $16/hour
Deadline: 3/29/2024
https://go.unl.edu/295j

Biological Science Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Hastings, NE
Salary: $36,209-$51,446/year
Deadline: 3/9/2024
https://go.unl.edu/692r

NDEE Surface Water Interns
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $19.73/hour
Deadline: 3/22/2024
https://go.unl.edu/6hnz

Jerry O'Neal Research Fellowship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: St. Mary, MT
Salary: $7,500
Deadline: 3/26/2024
https://go.unl.edu/miur

Wildlife Technician
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Arab, MO
Salary: $48,528-$60,564/year
Deadline: 3/14/2024
https://go.unl.edu/rbno

Game & Parks Temporary Park Worker II/Naturalist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Gering, NE
Salary: $14.99-$19.59
Deadline: 3/5/2024
https://go.unl.edu/iqxs

USACE GIS Team Member
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Salary: $600/week
Deadline: 3/8/2024
https://go.unl.edu/qoic

Temporary Fisheries Conservation Biologist II
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Various NE
Salary: $17.16/hour
Deadline: 3/20/2024
https://go.unl.edu/qi3u

Vanguarding an Inclusive Ecological Workforce Fellowship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Corvallis, OR
Deadline: 3/14/2024
https://go.unl.edu/nvbx

Conservation Interns
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Various MN
Salary: $15-$18.50/hour
Deadline: 3/10/2024
https://go.unl.edu/8ejw

Prescribed Grazing Interns
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Various MN
Salary: $15-$18.50
Deadline: 3/10/2024
https://go.unl.edu/7d0g

Vegetation Field Monitoring Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Moab, UT
Salary: $19/hour
Deadline: 3/10/2024
https://go.unl.edu/mg5v

Tropical Avian Field Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Panama
Salary: $800/week
Deadline: 4/30/2024
https://go.unl.edu/no3a

Environmental Student Assistant
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Streetman, TX
Salary: $18.00-$23.32/hour
Deadline: 5/17/2024
https://go.unl.edu/437y

Summer Seasonal Environmental Educator
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Cleveland, OH
Salary: $16/hour
Deadline: 5/1/2024
https://go.unl.edu/z09b

Invasive Species Techncian
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Anchorage, AK
Salary: $21-$25/hour
Deadline: 3/15/2024
https://go.unl.edu/yj9c

Invasive Species Restoration Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Bellaire, MI
Salary: $16/hour
Deadline: 3/13/2024
https://go.unl.edu/s60p

Seasonal Trails Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Longmont, CO
Salary: $23.23-$25.64/hour
Deadline: 3/10/2024
https://go.unl.edu/0ibx

Forest Restoration Technician
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Asheville, NC
Salary: $18.50/hour
Deadline: 3/15/2024
https://go.unl.edu/9wvy

Avian Point Count Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Truckee, CA
Salary: $25/hour
Deadline: 3/12/2024
https://go.unl.edu/bn2m

Environmental Educator
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Portland, OR
Salary: $24-$31/hour
Deadline: 3/8/2024
https://go.unl.edu/gumt

Seasonal Biological Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Remote
Salary: $18/hour
Deadline: 3/29/2024
https://go.unl.edu/68yf

Restoration Monitoring Intern
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Niagara Falls, NY
Salary: $17.15-$22.75/hour
Deadline: 3/29/2024
https://go.unl.edu/7xn2

Education Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Homer, AK
Salary: $22-$25/hour
Deadline: 3/22/2024
https://go.unl.edu/bxtc

Natural Resources Conservation Technician
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Plymouth, WI
Salary: $22.10/hour
Deadline: 3/15/2024
https://go.unl.edu/om8q

Historic Resources GIS Intern
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Waterford, NY
Salary: $17.15-$22.75/hour
Deadline: 3/29/2024
https://go.unl.edu/kxfc

Research Assistant
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Galveston, TX
Salary: $15/hour
Deadline: 3/8/2024
https://go.unl.edu/qwce

Field Technicians
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Galveston, TX
Salary: $15/hour
Deadline: 4/2/2024
https://go.unl.edu/gz6q

Summer Intern
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Holdrege, NE
Deadline: 4/1/2024
https://go.unl.edu/6rxw

Stewardship Intern
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Bayfield, WI
Salary: $15-$17/hour
Deadline: 3/8/2024
https://go.unl.edu/dpyj

Ecologist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Pinedale, WY
Salary: $16-$18/hour
Deadline: 3/11/2024
https://go.unl.edu/z30i

Seasonal Habitat Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Denton, NE
Salary: $17/hour
Deadline: 3/15/2024
https://go.unl.edu/jgz3

California On-Call Biologist
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: California
Salary: $22-$35/hour
Deadline: 3/14/2024
https://go.unl.edu/qvs2

Game Bird Supervisor
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Dauphin County, PA
Salary: $64,959-$98,661/year
Deadline: 3/18/2024
https://go.unl.edu/wxyj

Parks and Open Space Ranger
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Longmont, CO
Salary: $21.59-$26.39/hour
Deadline: 3/26/2024
https://go.unl.edu/tw3z

Ph.D. Assistantship –Wild Turkey Spatial Ecology
Position: Assistantship
Location: Lincoln NE
Salary: $28,000 per year, with tuition waiver and health insurance
Deadline: 3/31/2024
https://awesmlab.unl.edu/download/PhD-Turkey-2024.pdf

Lesser-Prairie Chicken Surveyors
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Bartlesville, OK
Salary: $800/week
Deadline: 3/20/2024
https://go.unl.edu/rbqo

Invasive Species Member
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Minnesota
Salary: $450/week
Deadline: 4/17/2024
https://go.unl.edu/5m3i

Nursery Assistant
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Safford, AZ
Salary: $16/hour
Deadline: 5/31/2024
https://go.unl.edu/iv7n

Rivers and Streams Monitoring - Crew Lead, Field Technicians, and Riparian Botanists
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Various U.S.
Salary: $18-$22/hour
Deadline: 4/8/2024
https://go.unl.edu/uc54

Wild Roots Preschool Teacher
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Highlands Ranch, CO
Salary: $19-$28/hour
Deadline: 5/1/2024
https://go.unl.edu/cny3

Glacier Creek Preserve Summer Interns
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Bennington, NE
Salary: $1,500
Deadline: 3/11/2024
https://go.unl.edu/w5tq

Fisheries Biologist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Cordova, AK
Salary: $25-$34/hour
Deadline: 4/22/2024
https://go.unl.edu/8f72

Environmental Restoration Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Independence, MN
Salary: $17-$20/hour
Deadline: 3/15/2024
https://go.unl.edu/x9tn

Natural Resources Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Bismarck, ND
Salary: $17-$18/hour
Deadline: 12/13/2024
https://go.unl.edu/6y73

Conservation Fellow
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Montana
Salary: $1,080/bi-weekly
Deadline: 3/8/2024
https://go.unl.edu/t8vb

Conservation Intern
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Montana
Salary: $1,040/bi-weekly
Deadline: 3/8/2024
https://go.unl.edu/g3v5

Wolf Educator Intern
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Ely, MN
Salary: $24,000-$26,000/year
Deadline: 3/27/2024
https://go.unl.edu/zkws

Museum Taxidermy Internship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Paraguay
Deadline: 3/14/2024
https://go.unl.edu/p0bw

Environmental Education Internship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Paraguay
Deadline: 3/16/2024
https://go.unl.edu/pzfs

Birding Intern
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lee Vining, CA
Salary: $18/hour
Deadline: 3/31/2024
https://go.unl.edu/ep7j

Education Intern
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lee Vining, CA
Salary: $17-$18/hour
Deadline: 3/31/2024
https://go.unl.edu/8inf

Primary Outdoor Leader
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: St Paul, MN
Salary: $19-$21.5/hour
Deadline: 5/1/2024
https://go.unl.edu/u6pw

Science Educator
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Denali Park, AK
Salary: $18-$22/hour
Deadline: 3/31/2024
https://go.unl.edu/tusn

Forestry Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Corinth, VE
Salary: $15-$17/hour
Deadline: 4/1/2024
https://go.unl.edu/5tmy

Natural Resource Specialist I
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Laredo, TX
Salary: 4,254.18-5,546.80/month
Deadline: 3/13/2024
https://go.unl.edu/p6ow

Texas Black Bear Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Alpine, TX
Salary: $15/hour
Deadline: 3/15/2024
https://go.unl.edu/0wif

Nebraska Wildlife Rehab Volunteer
Position: Volunteer
Location: Omaha, NE
Deadline: 7/28/2024
https://go.unl.edu/g3u2

If you have a job you would like listed here, please send the information to snrambassadors@unl.edu Please include the following information, if applicable: Position title, Position type (part-time, seasonal, etc.), Location, Application Deadline, Salary. Attach a link to the job announcement, if possible or send us the document in pdf format.


Recurring Jobs

Learning Assistants in SCIL 101: Science and Decision-making for a Complex World.

Looking for undergraduate or graduate students or post-doctorate applicants.

To apply: Please send an email to Jenny Dauer (jenny.dauer@unl.edu) and include

  • your current resume
  • a short paragraph describing why you are interested in the position
  • Undergrads only: your class standing, major and GPA

Each semester is a rolling deadline until positions are filled.


Other Job Sites

Texas A&M University

Go to this site, and click on links for internships or summer positions. Site is updated with positions every day, and is the site for wildlife-related jobs.

Student Conservation Association

Natural Resource Job Directories

Federal jobs

State jobs

State wildlife/fisheries/natural resources jobs

Conservation Job Board

The Conservation Job Board profiles the latest jobs in the fields related to natural resource conservation including forestry, wildlife biology, fisheries, ecology, wetlands, marine science, environmental policy, environmental education, park management and more. We currently feature over 1,000 jobs with around 20 new listings added each day.

U.S. Geological Survey

Look under specific area--for example, "water resources." Click on "JOBS".

Ornithology Jobs

Cyber Sierra

Links to water quality, fisheries, and wildlife jobs

Zoo & Aquarium Jobs

Sustainability

Water

 

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