We are hiring two technicians to collect field data at sites within the Hoosier National
Forest in southern Indiana as part of a collaborative study between the Department of
Forestry and Natural Resources at Purdue University and the USDA Forest Service.Basic
knowledge of proper field techniques and backcountry safety are required. Applicants
must possess a valid driver’s license.
Experience and Skills:
The ability to identify woody plants of southern Indiana is strongly desired. We also desire
basic knowledge of forest measurement practices, experience with backcountry navigation
using a topographic map and compass, familiarity with standard equipment including GPS,
and experience/training in identifying herbaceous vegetation.
$15.00 per hour. Housing is included.