We are hiring a field technician to assist with field sampling of plant and animal communities in restored coastal marshes in Port Arthur, TX. Field work will include deployment of nets and field experiments from airboats and pirogues. Laboratory tasks will include sorting, grinding, reducing, and analyzing of plant, soil, water, and animal samples. Sample processing will include some analytical procedures using a variety of laboratory equipment, such as nutrient and pigment analyses. Additional tasks will include reading and recording results in accordance with standard procedures, data entry and associated computer activities, writing reports, supervising student workers, and performing related duties as required.
BS in biology with related college courses in plant and community ecology and relevant work experience is desired.
The position is 30-40 hours/week and is eligible for benefits. Salary is $9.49/hour (negotiable).
To apply, submit an application online here (search for job posting# 090580). Position is available immediately and will remain open until filled.
TWO PART-TIME STUDENT WORKER POSITIONS ($7.25/hour) FOR TAMUG STUDENTS ARE ALSO AVAILABLE STARTING IMMEDIATELY! VIEW JOB POSTING OR CONTACT DR. ARMITAGE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED.