Jobs


As we receive notices of job announcements and graduate student opportunities in the areas of wildlife, fisheries, and natural resources, they will be posted below.

Aditional job postings may be found at the Texas A&M Job website, keyword Nebraska in Search Job Board Database. http://wfscjobs.tamu.edu/job-board/

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Part-time and Temporary Employment Opportunities

Creel Clerk at Sherman Reservoir

Project Description: We are seeking a creel clerk to assist the Nebraska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit at the University of Nebraska—Lincoln with a long term social-ecological study examining angler behavior and patterns.  This project aims to identify how anglers influence fish communities and how these fish communities respond to angling. As part of this effort, a creel clerk will be hired to interview anglers in-person at Sherman Reservoir – near Loup City, Nebraska.

The research-nature of this project requires that interviews occur on randomly selected days within each month (April-October). The assigned work schedule will vary from week to week. Interviews must be performed on week days (10 per month) and weekend days (6 per month), as well as on holiday weekends (July 4, Memorial Day, and Labor Day). Each day will consist of an 8- hour shift in either the morning or the afternoon. The position starts April 1st (or May 1st depending on the applicants availability) and runs through November 10th, 2018. This person will work closely with local fisheries biologists. Job duties include on site angler surveys and data entry.

Pay: Commensurate with experience

Qualifications: Prospective employee is subject to all University of Nebraska—Lincoln hiring requirements including, but not limited to, driving and criminal background checks. Must possess a valid driver’s license and will be required to drive on the job. Previous survey experience is not required.

If interested, please contact:

Mark Kaemingk
School of Natural Resources
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
402-472-7574
mkaemingk2@unl.edu

Creel Clerk at Pawnee Reservoir

Project Description: We are seeking a creel clerk to assist the Nebraska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit at the University of Nebraska—Lincoln with a long term social-ecological study examining angler behavior and patterns.  This project aims to identify how anglers influence fish communities and how these fish communities respond to angling. As part of this effort, a creel clerk will be hired to interview anglers in-person at Pawnee Reservoir – near Lincoln, Nebraska.

The research-nature of this project requires that interviews occur on randomly selected days within each month (April-October). The assigned work schedule will vary from week to week. Interviews must be performed on week days (10 per month) and weekend days (6 per month), as well as on holiday weekends (July 4, Memorial Day, and Labor Day). Each day will consist of an 8- hour shift in either the morning or the afternoon. The position starts April 1st (or May 1st depending on the applicants availability) and runs through November 10th, 2018. This person will work closely with local fisheries biologists. Job duties include on site angler surveys and data entry.

Pay: Commensurate with experience

Qualifications: Prospective employee is subject to all University of Nebraska—Lincoln hiring requirements including, but not limited to, driving and criminal background checks. Must possess a valid driver’s license and will be required to drive on the job. Previous survey experience is not required.

If interested, please contact:

Mark Kaemingk
School of Natural Resources
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
402-472-7574
mkaemingk2@unl.edu

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