Career Opportunities

Biologist- Wetland Restoration & Enhancement, Ducks Unlimited
Position: 3-year Term Position
Location: Fergus Falls, Minnesota
Deadline: 1/30/2022
https://go.unl.edu/f7xk

Seasonal Nesting Technicians, Delta Waterfowl
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Minnedosa, Manitoba, Canada
Deadline: 2/15/2022
https://deltawaterfowl.org/careers/

Iowa State University Temporary Wildlife Position
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Clear Lake, IA
Salary: $13.81/hour
Deadline: 1/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/zr4q

Wildlife Seasonal Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Various areas around the state of North Dakota
Salary: $12.00 - $17.00/hour hiring range and housing
Deadline: 2/1/2022
https://gf.nd.gov/jobs/5096

Fisheries Seasonal Technicians
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Various areas around the state of North Dakota
Salary: $12.00 - $17.00/hour hiring range, free housing except in Valley City
Deadline: 2/1/2022
https://gf.nd.gov/jobs/5098

Migratory Game Bird Banding Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lake Ilo National Wildlife Refuge (NWR), near Killdeer, ND
Salary: $15.50-$17.00/Hour and houseing
Deadline: 2/25/2022
https://gf.nd.gov/jobs/5132

Dove Banding Technician
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Dickinson and Jamestown District Offices, ND
Salary: $12.00-$15.50/Hour and housing
Deadline: 2/25/2022
https://gf.nd.gov/jobs/5133

Winous Point Marsh Conservancy Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Near Port Clinton, Ohio
Salary: $2,000/month and housing
Deadline: 2/10/2022
https://go.unl.edu/z7k2

Waterfowl and Wetland Summer Tech
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: West Richland, WA
Salary: $15.00/Hr
Deadline: 4/1/2022
https://go.unl.edu/2fox

WILDLIFE & FISHERIES TECHNICIAN 1-4
Position:
Location: Cameron, LA
Salary: $1,898.00 - $3,328.00 Monthly
Deadline: 1/25/2022
https://go.unl.edu/exak

Minnesota DNR Fisheries Summer Internships
Position: Internship
Location: Minnesota
Salary: $15/hr
Deadline: 2/7/2022
https://go.unl.edu/4sw9

Corman Lab Summer Student Field Tech
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Lincoln, NE
Salary: Cabela's or UCARE
Deadline: 1/24/2022
https://go.unl.edu/yam6

Native Trout Conservation Intern, the SCA
Position: Internship
Location: Yellowstone National Park
Salary: $1,100 to/from travel allowance; $100/week living allowance; All-weather Uniform Package; AmeriCorps Award (valued at $1,678); Dormitory style housing
Deadline: 2/1/2022
https://go.unl.edu/6jg3

Interpretation/Education Intern, the SCA
Position: Internship
Location: Calaveras Big Trees State Park, CA
Deadline: 3/1/2022
https://go.unl.edu/40jt

Mio Ranger District Recreation Interns, the SCA
Position: Internship
Location: Mio, MI
Salary: $125 weekly Living Allowance* - $1100 one-time round-trip Travel Allowance* - Housing on-site
Deadline: 3/1/2022
https://go.unl.edu/umpj

Animal Care Internships (multiple), Fossil Rim Wildlife Center
Position: Internship
Location: Glen Rose, TX
Salary: A $300/month stipend (for expenses) and free on-site housing are provided.
Deadline: 3/1/2022
https://go.unl.edu/dyqz

Water/Wastewater Student Intern, Olsson
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 1/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/2ad7

GIS Student Intern, Olsson
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 1/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/twf2

Field Operations Intern, Olsson
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 1/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/xd9f

Student Intern, Olsson
Position: Internship
Location: La Vista, NE
Deadline: 1/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/vaxw

Assistant Surveyor, Olsson
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Deadline: 1/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/6n5y

JEO Internships
Position: Internship
Location: Ankeny, Carroll, IA; Topeka, Lawrence, Wichita, KS; Lincoln, Omaha, NE
Deadline: 2/1/2022
https://jeo.com/internships

Water Resources Intern
Position: Internship
Location: Ankeny, Carroll, IA; Topeka, Lawrence, Wichita, KS; Lincoln, Omaha, NE
Deadline: 1/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/7unp

Assistant Stormwater Program Manager, JEO
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Lincoln, Omaha, NE
Deadline: 1/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/v7yk

Research Scientist 2 (Natural Resources), Env-Climate Impacts Group
Position:
Location: Seattle, WA
Deadline: 2/2/2022
https://go.unl.edu/pqov

Natural Resource state jobs in Washington
Position:
Location: Washington State
Deadline: 9/1/2022
https://go.unl.edu/qbwv

Natural Resource Specialist 1 - Assistant Burn Team Leader (2 positions)
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Washington State
Salary: $3,446.00 - $4,509.00 Monthly
Deadline: 1/23/2022
https://go.unl.edu/m8ui

Fish Hatchery Manager
Position: Full-Time, Permament
Location: Port Angeles, Washington
Salary: $58,000 - $74,880 (DOE)
Deadline: 1/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/qtae

Research technicians in wildlife conservation/aquatic ecology (2 positions)
Position: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Virginia/Arizona
Salary: $13/hr
Deadline: 1/31/2022
https://go.unl.edu/hwka

Energy Sciences Research Summer Internship
Position: Internship
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: 1/28/2022
https://go.unl.edu/a9of

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 job announcement flyer (pdf format) if possible.


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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