Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is charged with conserving, improving and protecting the natural resources and the environment of the state of Connecticut as well as making cheaper, cleaner and more reliable energy available for the people and businesses of the state.  The agency is also committed to playing a positive role in rebuilding Connecticut’s economy and creating jobs – and to fostering a sustainable and prosperous economic future for the state.

Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection North Franklin, Franklin, CT, USA
Aug 05, 2018
Seasonal
DEEP's Wildlife Division is seeking a Seasonal Resource Assistant to work with the Division’s Migratory Bird Program and support the CT Bird Atlas Project. The position is based at the Wildlife Division’s Franklin Swamp Wildlife Management Area in North Franklin, CT, but work will be conducted statewide. The position is forty (40) hours per week. A work week is generally Monday through Friday, however, hours are variable. May require some early mornings or evenings.. Salary:  $12 / hour. No benefits.  Length of position: Approximately 3 months beginning in September. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS ·        A minimum of a B.S. degree in wildlife science, ecology, biology, or related field. ·        The ability to identify Northeastern U.S. birds by sight and sound. ·        Ability to navigate in the field. ·        Ability and willingness to work individually for long hours in potentially adverse field conditions ·        Attention to detail and ability to work under stressful conditions. ·        Ability to develop and maintain a database. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection North Franklin, Franklin, CT, USA
Aug 05, 2018
Seasonal
The Connecticut DEEP Wildlife Division is seeking one Seasonal Resource Assistant to trap and band waterfowl across the state for the Migratory Bird Program. The position is based at the Wildlife Division’s Franklin Swamp Wildlife Management Area in North Franklin, CT, but work will be conducted statewide. The position is forty (40) hours per week. A work week is Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM-4:30 PM. Salary:  $14 / hour. No benefits.  Length of position: Approximately 6 months (no more than 1,030 hours). PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS ·          A college degree in biological sciences or coursework in wildlife management or a related field. Candidates with work experience in a related field may be considered. ·          Experience handling waterfowl. ·          Experience conducting field work and collecting biological information. ·          Attention to detail and the ability to follow directions and work cooperatively with others, as well as independently. ·          Willingness to work long hours in field, day or night as program needs dictate. ALSO SEE : Environmental Protection Seasonal Resource Assistant  Recruitment #180725-3492VR-001 Remember to say you found this opportunity at   EnvironmentalCareer.com