Summer Biological Science Technicians (Botany)

Sequoia-Kings Canyon Field Station (USGS)
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Submission Deadline: 
Jan 25 2010

Come work among the Giant Sequoias!

Sequoia-Kings Canyon Field Station (USGS) is currently hiring summer Biological Science Technicians (Botany).

Pay: GS-5 (approx. $14.74/hour)

Location: Three Rivers, CA

Application opening/closing dates:  Jan 4 – 25, 2010
(applications must be received between 8am PST Jan 4th and 5pm PST Jan 25th)

Examples of Duties: 
* Measure forest demographics, including measuring trees and seedlings and determining cause of death.  Gain knowledge and experience in ecological research, identifying Sierran trees, and forest pathology.

Several positions will be filled.  Positions start in mid-May and will last 4 – 6 months. Need bachelors degree or equivalent education and experience.  Some field experience required. Want people with some biological coursework and experience, an interest in forest ecology, who want to work outdoors, and who like to work in small teams and get along easily with others.

For more information, call Anne at (559) 565-3172 or e:mail at 

To apply, mail, e:mail, or fax resume and transcripts to:
Nicole Crain, USGS/BRD/WERC, 3020 State University Drive East, Modoc Hall, Room 3006, Sacramento, CA 95819; FAX (916) 278-9475;  Please list the announcement number (WERC-39-10-01) on all your application materials.