Natural Resource Sciences Jobs

  • American Forest Management – Urban Forester I – Kirkland, WA
    American Forest Management, Inc. (AFM) seeks to hire a consulting arborist (Urban Forester I) to join our busy team in the Puget Sound Region of Western Washington. This position will be based out of our Kirkland, Washington office. Applicants must be highly-organized, self-motivated and able to work well both individually and as part of a team. This is a full-time career with opportunities for advancement within our nationwide company. AFM provides a competitive benefits package with medical, ... » More ...
  • American Forest Management – Forester – Chehalis,WA
    American Forest Management, Inc. (AFM) seeks a forester to join our forest management team in Western Washington. This position will report to the Chehalis District Manager and will be responsible for all aspects of forest management (planning, harvesting, roads, and silviculture) on a 110,000 acre property under management as well as other tasks assigned by the Region Manager. Job Functions and Responsibilities: Harvest unit layout and permitting in a complex regulatory environment Harvest contract administration Road construction ... » More ...
  • Bareroot Forest Nursery Technician – Tumwater, Washington
    Job Title: Bareroot Forest Nursery Technician Opening Date/Time: Tue. 03/14/17 12:00 AM Pacific Time Closing Date/Time: Thu. 03/23/17 11:59 PM Pacific Time Salary: $2,857.00 – $3,721.00 Monthly $34,284.00 – $44,652.00 Annually Job Type: Full Time – Permanent Location: Thurston County – Tumwater, Washington Department: Dept. of Natural Resources POSITION PROFILE: This position reports to Webster Forest Nursery. The nursery has 270 acres that consists of 150 acres of bareroot field production and 72,000 square feet of greenhouses. Webster Nursery produces and ships 10-15 million reforestation seedlings annually valued at 2-4 million dollars. The Bareroot Forest Nursery Technician (FNT) provides technical support and quality control to ... » More ...
  • Dairy Regulations Specialist – Grandview, WA
    Opportunity has arisen for dairy regulations specialist. This position is located in Grandview, WA. High level summary of accountabilities include: Gain expertise in CAFO rules and regulations. Regulate steps required in the field. I.E. CAFO permit applications, Nutrient management plan, Yearly soil testing and nutrient updates, Air quality regulations, EPA-EPCRA reporting etc. Responsible for creating reports and maintaining records to protect against liability. Spare time will be assisting in the field, gaining a big picture of large scale dairy operation. The Candidate: The successful candidate will have: Bachelor’s degree required Some interest/ experience within the world of dairy and agriculture The ideal candidate has the ... » More ...
  • Media Specialist – Snohomish Conservation District – Deadline 03/17/20107
    Snohomish Conservation District announces a position opening for a Media Specialist in their Lake Stevens, Washington office. The Media Specialist supports a creative and fast-paced communications team that serves the District’s conservation programs for both rural and urban audiences. This position will develop and coordinate mixed-media content for a diversity of events, initiatives, grants, and partnerships, and will work under the direction of the Community Engagement Program Manager. Download complete job description here Terms:  Permanent, non-exempt, full-time position ... » More ...
  • Community Conservation Technician – Snohomish Conservation District – Deadline 03/17/2017
    The position of Community Conservation Resource Technician will assist in the implementation of the District’s activities to address a wide variety of resource concerns in the urban and residential areas of Snohomish County and Camano Island.  The primary focus of this position is green stormwater solutions. Secondary concerns may include sustainable landscaping, soil health, urban farming and urban forestry.  The person hired for this position is directly responsible to the Community Engagement Program Manager, and works under the technical supervision of the ... » More ...
  • Research Technician – Northwest Plant – Lynden, WA
    Research Technician Northwest Plant – Lynden, WA $17 an hour Northwest Plant Company is looking for a Research Technician to assist our Breeder/Scientist with all variety trials and development tasks to maintain and improve a well-run raspberry breeding program. Helps lead and maintain plant tissue culture research projects and experimental efforts. Responsible for data collection. Primary goals are efficiency and quality of work. Responsibilities include: Evaluate advanced selections during harvest Plant propagation Seed treatment and germination Dividing and multiplying advanced selections * Assist in planting and research field maintenance including labelling and field mapping ... » More ...
  • Barker Ranch Wetland Restoration Foreman – West Richland, WA
    Barker Ranch Wetland Restoration Foreman Position – 2017 The Barker Ranch is a world class 2,000+ acre duck hunting club located in West Richland, WA. TBR is in the process of a multi-year restoration project to enhance wetland and upland areas for ducks, geese, cranes, upland birds, and other wildlife species. In 2017, we hope to install many new water control structures, as well as thousands of feet of irrigation ditch clean-out and maintenance. We are looking to immediately fill a Wetland Restoration Foreman position dealing with the duties stated below. The position is expected to run from February through early November 2017. The start ... » More ...
  • Barker Ranch Waterfowl and Wetland Summer – West Richland, WA
    Barker Ranch Waterfowl and Wetland Summer Tech Position – 2017 The Barker Ranch is a world class 2,000+ acre duck hunting club located in West Richland, WA. TBR is in the process of a multi-year restoration project to enhance wetland and upland areas for ducks, geese, cranes, upland birds, and other wildlife species. We are looking to fill Summer Technician positions dealing with the duties stated below. These positions are expected to run from April/May/June through September/October 2017 time frame. We can be flexible on the start and end dates with school and other conflicts. There is a possibility of future permanent employment if the ... » More ...
  • Barker Ranch Waterfowl and Wetland Foreman – West Richland, WA
    Barker Ranch Waterfowl and Wetland Foreman Position – 2017 The Barker Ranch is a world class 2,000+ acre duck hunting club located in West Richland, WA. TBR is in the process of a multi-year restoration project to enhance wetland and upland areas for ducks, geese, cranes, upland birds, and other wildlife species. We are looking to fill a Foreman position dealing with the duties stated below. The position is expected to run from February through early November 2017 time frame. The start and end date can be flexible to accommodate conflicts with other jobs, waterfowl guiding, or school work. There is a possibility of future ... » More ...
  • Farmer – George Washington Birthplace National Monument
    United States Department of the Interior NATIONAL PARK SERVICE GEORGE WASHINGTON BIRTHPLACE NM AND THOMAS STONE NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE 1732 Popes Creek Road Washington’s Birthplace, VA  22443 Job Opportunity                                    Farmer U.S. National Park Service George Washington Birthplace National Monument This position is located at George Washington Birthplace National Monument in the Maintenance Division. The employee is expected to perform a wide variety of tasks involving overseeing and operating a Colonial Revival ... » More ...
  • Staff Forester – Lufkin, Texas
            Major Duties:  Urban Forestry Emphasis: Provide leadership to district personnel and communities in East Texas to help develop sustainable urban forestry programs. As outlined in the TFS Forest Action Plan, urban and community forestry activities are directed towards goals: 1. Increase the number of communities with active local urban and community forestry programs. This is the primary goal and emphasis will be given to: a. Establishing and increasing the skills of municipal tree managers b. Supporting scientific inventory systems that provide ... » More ...
  • WSU EXTENSION COORDINATOR FOR COLVILLE RESERVATION EXTENSION YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
    WSU EXTENSION COORDINATOR FOR COLVILLE RESERVATION EXTENSION YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM Nespelem, WA. SUMMARYOFDUTIES This 100%, temporary, 12-month position provides oversight and leadership, including volunteer management, for Extension work in the 4-H Youth Development Program of Colville Reservation and youth outside of the 4-H club system. This oversight includes the development and implementation of programs and activities within the policies and procedures of WSU Extension, and specifically, 4-H programming and other duties assigned under the direction of the Colville Reservation Director, which includes duties related to fulfilling project objectives related to position funding. Youth Development Programming, 40% Develop a systematic procedure for identifying local program needs, ... » More ...
  • WSU EXTENSION COORDINATOR FOR SAN JUAN COUNTY YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
    WSU EXTENSION COORDINATOR FOR SAN JUAN COUNTY YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM Friday Harbor, WA. SUMMARY OF DUTIES This 100%, temporary, 12-month position provides oversight and leadership, including volunteer management, for Extension work in the 4-H Youth Development Program of San Juan County, which currently serves over 125 youth members enrolled in over 15 active clubs led by over 60 volunteers. This position is responsible for community outreach efforts and efforts serving youth outside of the 4-H club system. This oversight includes the development and implementation of programs and activities within the policies and procedures of WSU Extension, and specifically, 4-H programming under the direction of the ... » More ...
  • Survey Statistician (Pathways Recent Graduate) NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS SERVICE
    The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is the data collection and dissemination arm of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. NASS gathers and publishes a vast array of information on every facet of U.S. agriculture, including production, economics, demographics, and the environment. Recent Graduate appointments are intended to last for 1 year. Recent Graduates who satisfactorily complete the USDA Recent Graduates Program and meet all eligibility requirements for conversion may be non-competitively converted to a Term or Permanent appointment in the competitive service. Recent Graduates converted to Term appointments may later be non-competitively converted to a Permanent competitive service position. The duration of the Recent Graduate’s ... » More ...
  • Natural Resource Field Crew – Palouse Conservation District
    GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The Palouse Conservation District is accepting applications for Natural Resource field crew members for our 2016 fall season field crew. Field crew members will predominately focus on revegetation and fencing of riparian areas. Applicants should have an interest in riparian restoration. Knowledge of native plants and the ecological importance of riparian areas is useful, but not necessary. Willingness to work and get along with others is required. Field season starts in the beginning of September and goes through November ... » More ...
  • Natural Resource Crew Leader Position – Palouse Conservation District
    GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The Palouse Conservation District is accepting applications for Natural Resource Crew Leader for our 2016 fall season. Incumbent in this position is being responsible for organizing, leading, and participating with a crew of 3 to 10 individuals through the revegetation, maintenance, and fencing of riparian areas. The applicant should have a strong interest in riparian restoration. Willingness to work and get along with others is required. Field season starts in the beginning of September and goes through November with ... » More ...
  • Agricultural Coordinator – Methow Conservancy
    The Methow Conservancy seeks a hard-working, innovative team player passionate about agriculture to join our staff.  The Agricultural Coordinator, a new, 20-hour per week, year-round position for the organization, will be responsible for building community understanding and support for local agriculture in the Methow Valley and will serve as a connector between the organization and the local farmer, rancher, and orchardist communities with a goal of launching new projects that help agricultural lands stay in production. The Agricultural Coordinator will spend time in the field listening to and learning from agriculturalists about their needs and will spend time in our office in ... » More ...
  • Natural Resource Coordinator – Whitman Conservation District – Colfax, WA
                  The Whitman Conservation District is recruiting a Natural Resource Coordinator that will be responsible for working with landowners throughout the District. The successful candidate will provide technical and administrative assistance to the District Manager with the coordination, management and administration of conservation programs throughout Whitman Conservation District. The successful candidate must be able to work productively with a diverse community of landowners, farmers, ranchers, young adults, children, community organizations, and government agencies. Preferred candidates will have an understanding and appreciation of the role of conservation districts as ... » More ...
  • The Pathways Programs – Federal Internships & Recent Graduates Program
    Under President Obama’s leadership, the Federal Government has taken steps to help students and recent graduates join the Federal service. New opportunities will appear on USAJOBS as agencies post them. We encourage you to visit this site periodically, or set up a saved search. Find an Internships Find a Recent Graduate Jobs The Pathways Programs offer clear paths to Federal internships for students from high school through post-graduate school and to careers for recent graduates, and provide meaningful training and career development opportunities for individuals ... » More ...
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