The Big Island Invasive Species Committee (BIISC) is hiring a Temporary Field Crew Leader! We are looking for an individual with good communication skills, eager to learn and be willing to work hard. This is a position is responsible for leading the Plant Control Team. Fieldwork involves reconnaissance, surveys, and mechanical/chemical removal of invasive alien species in natural, urban, and suburban areas. This job requires the ability to drive project vehicles both on and off road, and handle pesticides. The ideal candidate will share our passion for conservation, love of the Big Island community, and commitment to public service.
A high school diploma/GED is required. 3 years of field experience relating to natural resources management. Able to identify common native Hawaiian plants and common introduced weed species. Good oral and written communication skills. Ability to read maps and aerial photographs and document work, and have basic computer skills.
Pay is $3,400/month with health benefits. Limited to 20 weeks contingent on the program’s needs.
View the full job description here. For inquires contact Jen Tamaariki, BIISC Field Supervisor at (808) 333-0262, email@example.com
TO APPLY: Send resume, brief cover letter, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing Date: 7/21/21. Will Continue recruiting until filled.