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Utah's Hogle Zoo
22 February 2017
Utah’s Hogle Zoo's Conservation Department is announcing the opening of a full time position as the Zoo’s Citizen Science Wildlife Biologist.
The Zoo is seeking an enterprising and energetic individual for a newly created Citizen Science Biologist position. The Biologist will assist in facilitating and expanding the Zoo’s conservation programming. This position reports to the Zoo’s Director of Conservation. The Biologist will be responsible for conducting volunteer recruitment, training, data collection and public outreach to support the Zoo’s citizen science programs, with an emphasis on amphibian species monitoring.
This is a full time position compensated at an hourly rate with excellent rewards program including a comprehensive benefits package, work-life balance programs and opportunities for professional development.
Candidates with a Master’s degree in in Wildlife Science, Wildlife Management, Wildlife Ecology or related field are preferred. Candidates with previous experience in a related position are also preferred. Candidates must demonstrate strong organizational, communication (both written and oral) and interpersonal skills (skill with working with governmental agencies and non-profit organizations). Candidates should also have knowledge of statistically based research methodology, collection and analyzing scientific data. Individuals with a strong working knowledge and dedicated interest in local conservation issues should consider applying.
Additionally, applicants must be able to:
Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Liz Larsen at Utah’s Hogle Zoo, 2600 Sunnyside Ave., Salt Lake City, UT, or firstname.lastname@example.org by 15 March 2017. Utah’s Hogle Zoo is Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Utah's Hogle Zoo2600 Sunnyside Avenue SALT LAKE CITYSALT LAKE CITY, UT 84108Phone: 8015841728
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