Oregon Coast Range - Avian Point Count Crew Leader needed to conduct bird point 
counts and collect habitat data for experimental study addressing the effects 
of forest management intensity on biodiversity. Duties include training crew in 
survey methodology and local bird ID, coordinating survey schedules and work 
flow for 2 other crew members, and working closely with primary investigators 
and land managers to facilitate a successful data collection effort and 
positive crew dynamics. Additional duties include conducting early morning bird 
point counts, vegetation/habitat sampling, data recording, safe driving on 
logging roads, and care for equipment. Applicants should be comfortable 
navigating in remote backcountry settings and be able to work as a team member 
under difficult field conditions. Most days will involve challenging 
cross-country hiking through regenerating forest stands. Experience with point 
counts, and knowledge of regional bird ID is desired. Position available May 7, 
2019 through mid-late August 2019. Crew leader will receive approximately 
$2,600-$2,900 per month (commensurate with experience) in addition to housing 
(McMinnville, OR vicinity). Full position announcement available at: 
http://www.ncasi.org/About-NCASI/Job-Openings/Index.aspx. A Bachelor of science 
degree is required.  Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 references with 
phone numbers and e-mail addresses to: Laurie Clark, National Council for Air 
and Stream Improvement, Inc., 8769 Hwy 42, Tenmile, OR 97481, preferably 
delivered electronically to: lcl...@ncasi.org<mailto:lcl...@ncasi.org>.  
Applicant review will begin January 31, 2019 and continue until the position is 
filled. NCASI is an equal opportunity employer.

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