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Private Lands Technician - Golden-winged Warbler Biologist

North Carolina, USANorth CarolinaUSA
Full-time

This position will work with private landowners and Audubon stewardship volunteers to move Golden-winged Warbler conservation forward in western North Carolina under the NRCS Working Lands for Wildlife Program.

Areas of Responsibility: 

This person will work with the working lands staff to:

  • Identify and recruit new landowners interested in Golden-winged Warbler conservation;
  • Identify, recruit, train, and support volunteer stewards to monitor the bird response and distribution;
  • Screen potential landowners for enrollment in technical and financial services;
  • Effectively communicate about the working lands program;
  • Manage and share data with partners and landowners;
  • Assess lands and write management plans for interested landowners and enroll landowners in appropriate cost share programs.
Skills/Experience: 
  • Ability to work independently, 
  • Familiarity with GIS mapping, 
  • Outgoing and highly organized personality, 
  • Familiarity with Golden-winged Warbler biology

Organization Info

National Audubon Society

Overview
Headquarters: 
New York, NY, United States
Annual Budget : 
$100-500M
Founded: 
1972
About Us
Areas of Focus: 
Mission: 

Audubon saves birds and their habitats throughout the America using science, advocacy, education and on-the-ground conservation.

Audubon operates an extensive network of National conservation programs, 23 state and regional offices, 41 centers, 23 sanctuaries and 463 independent chapters. Our work is a powerful combination of science, on the ground conservation, policy and engagement expertise that strives to protect and restore habitat, and to build the durable public will to implement policies that safeguard birds, other wildlife and the resources that sustain us all-in the U.S. and across the Americas.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Feb 8 2019
Active Until: 
Mar 9 2019
Hiring Organization: 
National Audubon Society
industry: 
Nonprofit