Career Opportunities

Grassland Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Logan County, KS
Salary: $53,000-$63,000/year
Deadline: 4/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/r8up

Habitat Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Glen Elder, KS
Salary: $31,000-$32,500/year
Deadline: 4/22/2023
https://go.unl.edu/nt4y

Environmental Scientist Intern
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Kansas City, MO
Deadline: 12/28/2022
https://go.unl.edu/tyhk

Environmental Scientist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Kansas City, MO
Deadline: 1/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/c2pv

Ecologist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Atlanta, GA
Deadline: 12/16/2022
https://go.unl.edu/n7ux

Soil Conservationist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Sylvania, GA
Salary: $66,214-$103,176/year
Deadline: 2/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/r8zb

Environmental Scientist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Alpharetta, GA
Salary: $43,000-$48,000/year
Deadline: 1/11/2023
https://go.unl.edu/tcrj

Early Career Ecologist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Atlanta, GA
Deadline: 12/30/2022
https://go.unl.edu/zpfr

Environmental Testing Field Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Marietta, GA
Salary: $41,000-$43,000/year
Deadline: 1/2/2023
https://go.unl.edu/ut6x

Survey Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: California and Nevada
Salary: $1,300/month
Deadline: 2/28/2023
https://go.unl.edu/r9dj

Winter Field Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Elk River, ID
Salary: $12/hour
Deadline: 1/2/2023
https://go.unl.edu/h7wr

Veterinary Technician Apprentice
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Kendalia, TX
Salary: $500/month
Deadline: 1/16/2023
https://go.unl.edu/0uta

Environmental Education Steward
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Fineview, NY
Salary: $300/week
Deadline: 1/2/2023
https://go.unl.edu/j372

Trails and Conservation Steward
Position: Internship
Location: Henderson, NY
Salary: $300/week
Deadline: 1/3/2023
https://go.unl.edu/dsei

Environmental Education Assistant
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Erie County, NY
Salary: $300/week
Deadline: 1/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/a4tq

Director of Conservation
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Jekyll Island, GA
Salary: $65,000/$75,000/year
Deadline: 12/5/2022
https://go.unl.edu/7yhv

Vegetation Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Boulder City, NV
Salary: $16/hour
Deadline: 12/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/0yet

Range Monitoring Intern
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Farmington, NM
Salary: $520/week
Deadline: 1/14/2023
https://go.unl.edu/5gr6

Consulting Utility Forester
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Riverton, WY
Deadline: 1/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/yk9w

Consulting Utility Forester
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Laconia, NH
Deadline: 1/4/2023
https://go.unl.edu/wuvt

Conservation and Parks Technician
Position: Part-Time, Permament
Location: Harrison, OH
Deadline: 12/17/2022
https://go.unl.edu/nasx

Prescribed Fire Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Troutman, NC
Salary: $17/hour
Deadline: 12/9/2022
https://go.unl.edu/g6e4

Ecology Educator
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Saco, ME
Salary: $450/week
Deadline: 1/13/2023
https://go.unl.edu/z9i5

Scientific Technician 2
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Clallam County, WA
Salary: $16.99-$21.96/hour
Deadline: 1/13/2023
https://go.unl.edu/kpf9

Landslide Geologist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Olympia, WA
Salary: $63,216-$85,020/year
Deadline: 12/6/2022
https://go.unl.edu/xk9t

Natural Resource Technician
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Douglas County, WA
Salary: $20-$22/hour
Deadline: 12/27/2022
https://go.unl.edu/8mk0

Natural Resource Technician II
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Rochester, WA
Salary: $2,827-$3,650/month
Deadline: 12/12/2022
https://go.unl.edu/p736

Fish Culture Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Wyoming
Salary: $18.71/hour
Deadline: 12/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/nbte

Fisheries Biologist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Cheyenne, WY
Salary: $23.65/hour
Deadline: 12/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/in3t

Alaska Program Coordinator
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Anchorage, AK
Salary: $45,000-$50,000/year
Deadline: 1/16/2023
https://go.unl.edu/7ehw

Idaho Conservation Corps Project Leader
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: North Fork, ID
Salary: $800/week
Deadline: 3/12/2023
https://go.unl.edu/o90y

Winter Crew Leader
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Atlanta, GA
Salary: $725/week
Deadline: 1/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/su9h

Photography Scholarship Program
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Remote
Deadline: 1/5/2023
https://go.unl.edu/6q09

Natural Resource Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Cherry County, NE
Deadline: 1/4/2023
https://go.unl.edu/nks9

Waterfowl Technician
Position: Part-Time, Temporary
Location: Aunu’u, American Samoa
Salary: $1,750/month
Deadline: 2/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/pg3q

Bird Banding Intern
Position: Internship
Location: Southern Oregon
Salary: $1,000/month
Deadline: 12/15/2022
https://go.unl.edu/gd9z

Habitat Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Clinton, WA
Salary: $33,000/year
Deadline: 12/9/2022
https://go.unl.edu/q3rd

Habitat Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Watertown, SD
Salary: $38,000/year
Deadline: 12/5/2022
https://go.unl.edu/gtmu

Field Research Technicians
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Aiken, SC
Salary: $15/hour
Deadline: 12/30/2022
https://go.unl.edu/b4pz

Fisheries and Wildlife Biological Scientist III
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Port Charlotte, FL
Salary: $1,478.06/biweekly
Deadline: 12/5/2022
https://go.unl.edu/yfj2

Whitfield Collins Carnivore Internship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Glen Rose, TX
Salary: $300/month
Deadline: 3/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/su85

Rhino Internship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Glen Rose, TX
Salary: $300/month
Deadline: 3/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/su85

Environmental Education Internship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Glen Rose, TX
Salary: $300/month
Deadline: 3/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/su85

Children's Animal Center Internship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Glen Rose, TX
Salary: $300/month
Deadline: 3/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/su85

Veterinary Care Internship
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Glen Rose, TX
Salary: $300/month
Deadline: 3/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/h6mq

Extension Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Knoxville, TN
Deadline: 1/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/o9r3

Environmental Specialist I
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: $21.82/hour
Deadline: 12/18/2022
https://go.unl.edu/2qj7

Conservation Officer
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Nebraska
Salary: $23.19/hour
Deadline: 12/17/2022
https://go.unl.edu/qpun

Restoration of Grassland Songbirds
Position: Assistantship
Location: Grand Forks, ND
Salary: $22,000/year
Deadline: 12/5/2022
https://go.unl.edu/gkfv

Fisheries and Wildlife Technician I
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Franklin County, KY
Salary: $12.12/hour
Deadline: 3/19/2023
https://go.unl.edu/ebdu

Communications and Science Delivery
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: St Paul, MN
Deadline: 12/5/2022
https://go.unl.edu/zpfc

Natural Resource Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Washington, DC
Deadline: 12/5/2022
https://go.unl.edu/kmc2

GIS/Data Specialist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Remote
Deadline: 1/3/2023
https://go.unl.edu/hjzs

Big Cat Caretaker Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Imlay, NV
Salary: $600/month
Deadline: 6/30/2023
https://go.unl.edu/3q67

Ruffed Grouse Research Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Georgia
Salary: $12.75/hour
Deadline: 1/31/2023
https://go.unl.edu/fo9d

Rangeland Management Technician
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Various NV
Deadline: 3/30/2023
https://go.unl.edu/meov

Natural Resource Planning
Position: Internship
Location: Missoula, MT
Deadline: 3/31/2023
https://go.unl.edu/q84i

Trail Crew Member
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Randolph, NH
Salary: $14.50/hour
Deadline: 1/31/2023
https://go.unl.edu/yrgo

Forestry Aid
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Whiteriver, AZ
Salary: $26,356-$41,976/year
Deadline: 12/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/ub0s

Tropical Ecology Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Puerto Rico
Deadline: 2/15/2023
https://go.unl.edu/758r

Wildlife Rehabilitation Intern
Position: Internship
Location: Espanola, NM
Deadline: 12/7/2022
https://go.unl.edu/xgyv

Fisheries Biologist
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Green River, WY
Salary: $23.65/hour
Deadline: 2/12/2023
https://go.unl.edu/3x5a

Biological Science Technician
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Various CA
Salary: $15.47-$27.48/hour
Deadline: 12/24/2022
https://go.unl.edu/g4cb

Forester
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Pomfret, CT
Deadline: 12/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/tw03

Wildlife Sales Technician
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lawrence, KS
Salary: $16/hour
Deadline: 1/1/2023
https://go.unl.edu/wxe0

Green Mentor
Position: Volunteer
Location: Remote
Deadline: 12/30/2022
https://go.unl.edu/m4xz

Assistant Environmental Project Manager
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Rapid City, SD
Salary: $44,000-$84,000/year
Deadline: 12/5/2022
https://go.unl.edu/yx6k

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

 

Handshake @ Career Services

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  • View upcoming local and on-campus career events
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  • Search for and apply to open positions

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