blog postsAssistant Scientist, Large River EcologyApr 25, 2019 10:30 am0 views Geophysics Field Technician - Undergraduate or Graduate HourlyApr 19, 2019 10:45 am18 views Field Research Assistant (hourly position) - Illinois State Water SurveyApr 16, 2019 2:00 pm70 views Position: Field Research Assistant (hourly position) Salary: $14-17/hr (40+ hours/week are possible)(Based on experience) Availability: June1, 2019-October 1, 2019 Primary Function of Position: Field Research Assistant will work with Survey scientists to conduct statewide data collection on Illinois streams in support of a statewide intensive watershed survey. Job Description: Collection and processing of hydrologic data. Duties may include: work with and/or supervise a 2-person crew, calibrate and deploy multi-parameter sondes, collect water quality samples, perform discharge measurements, download sonde data, and perform basic data processing. Assist with other field projects or office tasks as needed.Qualifications: Student or recent graduate in engineering or natural resources field preferred. Successful applicants will need to be able to follow Standard Operating Procedures for all scientific data collection equipment and instruments used on this project. Effective communication, personal relations, collaboration, organizational, teamwork, and leadership skills. A valid driver’s license is required. Environmental Demands: Will require working in adverse field conditions (heat, humidity, biting insects, etc.), travel (including driving to and from research sites) throughout the state of Illinois working irregular hours and overnights; lift and carry equipment weighing up to 50 pounds. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.Please apply as soon as possible *Contact Information: Interested applicants should email resume and cover letter to Mallory Stevenson, Illinois State Water Survey: firstname.lastname@example.org The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled www.inclusiveillinois.illnois.eduHuman Dimensions Survey AssistantsApr 16, 2019 1:30 pm28 views Bat Field Technician – Undergraduate or Graduate HourlyApr 3, 2019 11:00 am300 views Fisheries TechnicianMar 24, 2019 5:45 pm113 views Graduate Research Assistanship in Aquatic EcologyMar 14, 2019 9:45 am203 views Agency/State: University of Illinois, Illinois Natural History Survey, Lake Michigan Biological Station Responsibilities: Successful candidate will develop project within the larger framework of research related to the lake trout restoration in Lake Michigan. Project will focus on critical spawning habitat and evaluation of spawning success and natural recruitment. We intend to have successful candidate start as soon as possible as a project technician and transition to a Graduate Research Assistant at the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, in the fall semester of 2019. Qualifications: B.S. in fisheries/aquatic ecology, strong written and oral communication skills, competitive GPA and GRE scores Salary: $24,000/year including waiver of tuition Contact: Email cover letter, resume, copies of transcripts, GRE scores, and name and contact information for three references to: Dr. Sergiusz Czesny. 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