The Facilities Maintenance Technician is part of a team of 6 staff responsible for inspecting, operating and maintaining The Center’s buildings and physical facilities. Duties include light building maintenance, landscaping and assisting other technicians with project work. This position reports to the Life Support and Facilities Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) Specialist.
Core Competencies: areas of proficiency, abilities, etc.
Basic plumbing skills
Basic fabrication skills
Light Mechanical systems work
Effective verbal, listening communications skills
Decision making and problem solving skills
Good time management and the ability to work unsupervised
Specific duties: actual job duties and responsibilities
Perform minor facility maintenance such as painting, landscaping & weeding
Perform daily inspections on building systems
Perform maintenance tasks on building equipment
Isolate, troubleshoot and coordinate the repair of faulty building systems
Provide support on fabrication projects
Provide support to outside contractors
Interface and communicate effectively with The Center’s rescue and animal care workforce (staff and volunteers)
Provide support for other departments
Qualifications: education, training, etc.Read more
Marine Science Summer Camp Instructors in Alaska’s Kodiak Island
I am looking for adventurous Camp teachers for a Marine Science summer camp in a remote Native village on Kodiak Island, Alaska July 18-22 with a 2-day prep. workshop in Kodiak July 15,16.
you love teaching kids about the ocean
you have some experience leading kids in hands-on activities
you can adapt to changing situations quickly
you are ready to live rough and work hard for a week
you are curious and willing to learn about the Aleutiq life style
a bit of rain and cold does not bother you
you are ready to work and live as part of a team
you have some prior experience teaching ocean science
I am looking for four Camp teachers and will apply for a travel assistance grant in the order of $1000.- per person to cover travel from Anchorage to Kodiak and from there by small fixed-wing aircraft to Old Harbor as well as food expenses.Read more
Looking for an environmentally-focused internship for this summer? Searching for a job as graduation approaches? Check out the College of the Environment’s Career Opportunities Page to find everything from entry-level field work to postdoctoral positions.
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We are hiring a full-time research technician in the Gates Lab at the Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology! If you love corals and reefs, are hard working, and work well in a team, please consider applying to work in our group! Details and link to the application are below:
HIMB Research/Lab Services Technician
Job ID: 16218
Closing date: 05/06/2016
Supports research to investigate responses of coral reef ecosystems to environmental stressors including increasing temperatures and ocean acidification.
SUMMER RESEARCH INTERNSHIP
Galveston Bay Bottlenose Dolphin Research and Conservation Program
The Environmental Institute of Houston is seeking a dedicated intern to assist with collection, entry and analysis of bottlenose dolphin population and health data in Galveston Bay, Texas. The position will entail a combination of field and office work during mid-May – July 2016 (start and end dates may be flexible to accommodate school schedules).
If you are looking for an exciting, hands-on teaching career where you educate students about coastal ecology, Driftwood Education Center would love to have you as one of our instructors. Driftwood Education Center is a residential, science-based environmental education center that has schools and groups come to learn about the natural world around us. Driftwood is based on St. Simons Island, which is one of the barrier islands off the coast of Georgia.Read more
Position Number: 77072682
Annual Salary Range: 41,263.82
Closing Date: 4/29/2016
The FWC’s Fish and Wildlife Research Institute’s Marine Mammal Section is seeking an energetic and motivated candidate to serve as the lead manatee biologist at the Melbourne Marine Mammal Field Station. The incumbent is responsible for daily operation of marine mammal activities at the Field Station, including staff supervision, coordinating and performing manatee carcass recovery and necropsy, leading manatee rescue and transportation efforts, program management, vehicle and vessel maintenance, report writing, and coordination of Section research objectives.
Ah spring! Nearly at the end of the school year: cherry blossoms, singing birds, and for many of you: thoughts about jobs and careers. You might be graduating and looking for your first job out of school, or you may be focused on exploring career options or securing good internships.
Wherever you are in your career planning, you should take advantage of the UW Career Center spring workshops.
The Program on Climate Change is looking for a program assistant. This position would be best suited for someone interested in climate science and interacting with the climate community. We are looking for someone who would like to work 4-8 hours a week, with additional hours from helping at events (seminar receptions, workshops, summer institute), and can be available for a minimum of two years.Read more
New England Science & Sailing Foundation (NESS) seeks ten AmeriCorps Adventure STEM Educators to join the national movement of 80,000 Americans who choose to serve in communities that need it most. Adventure STEM Educators will implement our AmeriCorps program, in partnership with the New London Public School District (NLPS). The Adventure STEM Educators will help impact young people’s lives by providing opportunities for transformational experiences and personal growth through integration of NESS’s STEM-based adventure education program with school curriculum.Read more