Working on a North Carolina State University project monitoring American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) reproduction. Duties will include: surveying for oystercatchers, nest searching, nest and chick monitoring.
B.S. in Biological Sciences or other related field
Departmental Required Skills
Ability to handle tedious tasks and working in the field for long hours; ability to handle long days in direct sunlight, heat, humidity and bugs; strong observational skills; strong attention to detail; self-driven with demonstrated ability to work efficiently independently; flexible with the ability to work as a team player; must be willing and able to acquire ATV safety certification.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education
Experience monitoring birds and observing and recording bird behavior.
Required License or Certification
North Carolina State University - 23 months ago