Bird Studies Canada
Location: Long Point, Ontario, Canada.
Job Type: Full-time position.
Application Deadline: June 30, 2018
Bird Studies Canada is seeking a highly motivated and skilled person to coordinate the programs and day to day operation of the Long Point Bird Observatory. This includes the Migration Monitoring Program, Young Ornithologists’ Workshop/Internship, Tree Swallow Project, Breeding Bird Census Project, Latin American Training Program, facilitating and conducting collaborative research projects, and the operation and maintenance of three research stations and associated equipment. This is a permanent position.
The position is well suited for someone who is an excellent birder and naturalist and loves working outdoors and coordinating and doing fieldwork, enjoys excellent physical health, is very well organized, demonstrates initiative, and has an exceptional work ethic and interpersonal skills. The starting monthly wage will be $3000-3500 CDN (plus health and dental benefits) depending on qualifications and experience. Costs of field food, accommodation, and travel are provided.
Bird Studies Canada welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accomodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
We are looking for applicants with the following qualifications and skills:
To apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume (including names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of 3 references) to: Stuart Mackenzie, Migration Program Manager, Bird Studies Canada – Long Point Bird Observatory. 519-586-3531(x 162); Fax: 519-586-3532; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit our web site at www.birdscanada.org/lpbo to learn more about LPBO and BSC. Closing date for competition: 30 June 2018. Only eligible candidates will be contacted.