OPEN UNTIL FILLED: APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AS THEY ARE RECEIVED,
Job Type: Full Time Summer Position
Term: Tentatively May 1 to August 30, 2022.
Wage: Approximately $3250-3500 per month based on experience and qualifications.
We are looking for one hard-working, enthusiastic, detail-orientated individual to assist with our long-term avian monitoring programs including visual counts, habitat assessments and bird banding. Daily duties include setting up the station early each morning, conducting visual and auditory counts, extracting birds from mist-nets, assisting with bird banding and data recording, tabulating daily totals, completing the daily log, and data entry. Additional duties include equipment upkeep, trail maintenance and helping with public tours. Experience working with mist-nets, banding, or handling birds is an asset, but not required. Successful candidates may be expected to work long days, including weekends and holidays and must be flexible with schedule changes. Rental staff accommodation is available at the Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation.