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University of Idaho
Research Project Manager
Division/College: College of Natural Resources
Employee Category: Exempt
Pay Range: $42,982 per year or higher depending on education and experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Conduct research and serve as research project coordinator for several bird related research projects within the Idaho Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit. The position will lead all logistics associated with several sponsored projects; will organize and implement all logistics for the research projects, including hiring and training seasonal research technicians, writing and implementing field protocols for data collection, QA/QC of all data collected, data management, analyses of data, report writing, and permit renewals and compliance.
-Education: MS in Wildlife Sciences, Natural Resources, Ecology, Conservation Biology, or related field and two years of related professional experience
-Experience with rail trapping methods
-Proficiency with methods for attaching radio transmitters to rails
-Experience with statistics programs
-Experience with spreadsheets, GIS software, and database management
-Experience as a supervisor
-Must posses a valid drivers’ license and be able to meet Policy requirements for driving University vehicles.
-Excellent oral and written communication skills
-Demonstrated ability to work independently as a project coordinator and as part of a collaborative group
-Working and communicating with a wide variety of groups, including other researchers, agency biologists, and public stakeholders
Self-motivated with skills in time and data organization/management
-Must have ability to supervise temporary help employees in field settings
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
-Lift, carry and/or otherwise move at least 50 lbs
-Must be able to hike to remote research locations and work within harsh weather and hiking conditions such as excessive heat, humidity, bugs, and various weather types.
Posting Number: SP002346P
Posting Date: 10/17/2019
Closing Date: 11/15/2019
Open Until Filled: No
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
To apply, please visit: https://apptrkr.com/1675083
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.