The Big Island Invasive Species Committee (BIISC) is hiring for a field crew leader for our Rapid Ohia Death early detection/rapid response response team on the island of Hawaii. We are looking for someone with a minimum of 3-5 years of field work experience in natural resource conservation, preferably with experience in mechanical and chemical control of invasive species. This is a leadership position and the right candidate will have demonstrated ability to implement and execute a plan while maintaining strong safety protocols. Good verbal and written communication skills are a must! You’ll be part of a bigger team that includes just about every conservation and agricultural interest on the island, as well as our county, state, and federal agencies and political leaders.
- High School Diploma but College Degree preferred
- Knowledge of Hawaiian biota and impacts of invasive species
- Ability to navigate in the field with and without GPS
- Strong problem solving ability
- More details can be found here: BIISC Invasive Species Field Crew Leader
Pay Rate: $3,400/month
Work schedule: Monday through Friday 7:30-4 with some weekend events and other irregular days.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: Please go to www.rcuh.com and click on “Job Postings.” You must submit the following documents online to be considered for the position: 1) Cover Letter, 2) Resume, 3) Salary History, 4) Supervisory References, 5) Copy of Degree(s)/Transcript(s)/Certificate(s). All online applications must be submitted/received by the closing date (11:59 P.M. Hawai‘i Standard Time/RCUH receipt time) as stated on the job posting. If you do not have access to our system and the closing date is imminent, you may send additional documents to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions on the application process and/or need assistance, please call (808)956-8344 or (808)956-0872.
CLOSING DATE: November 13, 2017.