Oregon State University Temp Bio Sci Research Tech 1 in Corvallis, Oregon

Internal Job Number: P01488CT

Description:

This recruitment will be used to fill five full-time Temporary Bio Science ResearchTech 1 position’s for the Department of Forest Engineering, Resources and Management at Oregon State University (OSU).

These positions will collect data in locations throughout southern Oregon during August and September 2018. Technicians will assist in locating plots, monumenting trees, measuring trees, recording data, and extracting wood and resin samples from trees.

Minimum Qualifications (Staff) / Guidelines (Faculty):

Two years of college-level courses in (specific field of biological science); OR an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Requirements :

Two years of college-level courses in Forestry, Natural Resources or closely related field; OR an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Must possess good interpersonal skills, and be able to work independently for long hours outdoors, and as part of a team.

Must possess a strong attention to detail.

Type:

These positions require the ability to work long hours outdoors in in all weather conditions in a remote forested environment. The ability to traverse steep, rugged, and/or uneven terrain is required.

The anticipated required work schedule will be 8 days on and 6 days off for 4-5 weeks during August and September 2018.