Field Technician
Title:Field Technician
Post Date:03/26/18
Location:Northwest Pennsylvania
Details:Ecological Field Services (EFS) is a company based in Waterford, Pennsylvania which performs ecological restoration and consulting work to aid land managers and owners in effective and efficient management of their natural areas. We are currently seeking applicants to fill our summer work crew as field technicians. Our upcoming work includes invasive species control and native tree/shrub planting projects. Self-motivated people interested in gaining valuable hands-on experience in ecological restoration field work are encouraged to apply. Based on performance in this position, employees may become full time and eligible for promotion.
Qualifications:The physical requirements of this position include being able to carry a 35 lb. backpack sprayer for 9 hours/day and working in difficult conditions due to vegetation and topography. This job requires flexibility in the work week as weather dictates work schedule. Some projects require overnight stays up to 1 week in length.

Educational requirements include completed college-level coursework in biology. College level coursework in botany is a plus. Previous field experience in this area of work is an acceptable alternative to educational requirements. Possession of a current pesticide applicator license is a plus. Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age.
Comments:Expected hours/week: 40-55
Starting hourly rate: $12/hr
Employer:Ecological Field Services
Contact:Ellery Troyer
13021 Flatts Road
Waterford, PA 16441
Phone: 814.746.2130
Fax: 814.796.2642


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