Invasive Species Specialist

  • University of Wisconsin
  • UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve, University Bay Drive, Madison, WI, USA
  • Feb 13, 2018
Temporary Biology - Ecology Conservation/ Natural Resources Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY:

This position assists in land stewardship activities, with an emphasis on invasive species management and volunteer development in the Lakeshore Nature Preserve on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The position operates independently and in coordination with other Preserve staff under the general supervision of the Lakeshore Preserve Program Manager. This position requires knowledge and/or experience with natural resource land management and the ability to interact in a positive, professional manner with Preserve visitors, students and academic users, and to establish a productive working relationship with Preserve staff and volunteers.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve is committed to the highest standards of customer relations principles for its customers, fellow staff members, students, and visitors. Staff will serve as role models by practicing exemplary behaviors when working with customers and fellow staff members.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must possess a valid Wisconsin driver's license, have a motor vehicle record that meets UW Risk Management standards, and maintain ability to drive State of Wisconsin owned vehicles.

Must possess or have the ability to obtain a commercial pesticide applicator license for Forestry, Turf & Landscape or Right-of-Way and natural area pest control. 

ADDITIONAL LINK:Full Position Details

http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/497314/invasive-species-specialist

Job Level

Entry-level

Sector

Academic Institution

Salary

Minimum $13.01