Wildlife Technician (Seasonal)

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE TECHNICIAN (Wildlife):  Duty Station – Girdwood, AK  – OR –  Moose Pass, AK

1 position in support of the Kenai Peninsula Zone Terrestrial Program
Description:  Technician will be assisting wildlife biologists on the Seward and Glacier Ranger Districts with primarily wildlife surveys and wildlife habitat assessments for the summer field season. Wildlife surveys will be conducted for: breeding birds, bird point count, goshawks, and general wildlife habitat.  Other projects involve working with crews on habitat improvement projects, recording and entering data into databases, and assisting wildlife biologists as needed.  Work is primarily outdoors, requiring hiking along and off of trails for one to multiple day field trips.  Some projects will be accessed by truck, boat, plane, or mountain bike.

USAJOBS Vacancy announcement number(s):          TEMPOCR-0404-7-WLDLF-DT

Contact name and phone number:         Jessica Ilse, 907-754-2322

Girdwood, Alaska
U.S. Forest Service
Jessica Ilse