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Wildlife, Avian or Bat Biologists Needed

Published on March 20, 2012
Written by Admin

BHE Environmental, Inc., an environmental consulting and engineering company providing services nationwide, has openings in its Cincinnati office for wildlife, avian and bat biologists. Full-time and seasonal positions are available.

Candidates must have at least a Bachelor's Degree in Biology, Zoology, Wildlife Biology, Ecology or a related field (a Masters is preferred), and at least five years of experience. Applicants must be able to accurately identify birds and/or bats and trees of the eastern and central U.S. (experience with M. sodalis preferred), read aerial photos and topographic maps and adapt to variable working conditions. Experience with habitat evaluation, mist-netting and acoustic surveys (e.g. ANABAT) is required; radiotelemetry and GIS system experience is preferred. Responsibilities include participating on and/or leading teams during acoustic or other types of surveys for birds and bats; collecting, managing and analyzing data, and technical writing. Applicants must have a valid driver's license and have received rabies pre-exposure vaccinations or be willing to obtain a vaccination. Possession of a Federal Scientific Collecting Permit or experience sufficient to be added to a permit for handling endangered bats is a plus. This position requires frequent travel in the summer and early fall.

For immediate consideration, visit www.bheenvironmental.com, select "Careers" and complete a profile.