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Natural Resource Job Postings

Job Opportunities


Michigan Works List of Job openings in Upper Peninsula. Google doc lists many positions by county that are available throughout the U.P. Deadlines Vary. Research Company name for more information or Michigan Works Website.

Research Social Scientist/Natural Resource Biologist - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. USFS. Missoula, MT. Deadline: July 19th. 

Forest Pest Coordinator. Mason-Lake Conservation District. Scottville, MI. Deadline: July 11th. 

Full Time Timber Sale Prep. Grossman Forestry. Newberry, MI. Deadline not indicated. 

Arborist/Urban Forestry Coordinator. Public Works, Town of Smyrna Delaware. Smyrna, DE. Deadline not indicated. 

Forestry Instructor. Gogebic Community College. Houghton, MI. Deadline: Not indicated. Semester begins Aug 23. 

Associate Forester 1 (three locations). Consumers Energy. Battle Creek, MI. Hamilton, MI. Flint, MI.  Deadline: Not Indicated. 

Program Coordinator for Biochar Extension and Outreach Program. Michigan State University, Department of Plant, Soil, and Microbial Sciences. Deadline: July 12. 

MTU Summer Greenhouse Job. Contact Chris Miller (camiller@mtu.edu) if interested. 

Forester. Welch Land and Timber Inc. Curran, MI. No deadline indicated. 

Air Quality Technician. Keweenaw Bay Indian Community. L'Anse, MI. Deadline: October 26. 

Aquatic Invasive Species Specialist. Keweenaw Bay Indian Community. L'Anse, MI. Deadline: As soon as possible. 

Natural Resource Technician. Keweenaw Bay Indian Community. L'Anse, MI. Deadline: As soon as possible. 

Seasonal Invasive Species Coordinator. Keweenaw Bay Indian Community. L'Anse, MI. Deadline: As soon as possible.

Field Data Collector. The Davey Tree Expert Company. Madison, WI. No deadline indicated. 

More Davey Tree Expert Company jobs to come in the next several months in Northern WI and the Upper Peninsula. 

Conservation Worker II. City of Ann Arbor. Ann Arbor, MI. No deadline indicated. 

Timber sale, Forestry Crew, Timber stand improvement jobs (multiple). Great Basin Institute. Region 5. No Deadline Indicated. 

Sierra Institute for Community and Environment. Multiple Permanent and Seasonal Jobs. Deadlines Vary. 

Seasonal park workers. Michigan State Parks (FJ McLain State Park is hiring!). No Deadline Indicated. 

Oakland County Parks and Recreation: HUNDREDS of positions for summer including wait staff, park workers, campground attendants, maintenance, and more.  

American Conservation Experience job opportunities. Many positions in many locations available. Deadlines vary. 

Forestry Technician jobs available now until August 2021. Multiple levels in multiple locations across the country. Visit USAJobs

Great Basin Institute. Aquatic Ecosystem Monitoring, Ecological Restoration, Environmental Outreach and Education, Forestry and Fuels Reduction, Vegetation Research and Monitoring, Wilderness and Recreation Management, Wildlife Studies and Habitat Assessment. No deadline specified. Jobs continuously posted. 

 

Graduate Positions


PhD Student Graduate Research Assistantship in Forest Science. College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science, Michigan Tech. Houghton, MI. Deadline: July 15th (or until position is filled).

M.S. at Purdue University: Forest Ecosystem Response to Invasive Plant Control. (two positions available). Department of Forestry and Natural Resources at Purdue University. West Lafayette, Indiana. Deadline: Review of applications begins August 2nd. 

M.S. at Purdue University: Long-term Change in High Elevation Spruce-Fir Forests of the Southern Appalachians. Department of Forestry and Natural Resources at Purdue University. West Lafayette, Indiana. Deadline: Review of applications begins August 2nd. 

PhD at Purdue University: Reponse of Forest Structure and Composition to Overstory Mortality from the Emerald Ash Borer. Department of Forestry and Natural Resources at Purdue University. West Lafayette, Indiana. Deadline: Review of applications begins August 2nd. 

Post-Doctoral Positions in Tropical South American Peatland Policy, Mapping, GHGs, and restoration.  MTU. Houghton, MI.  Consideration of Applications will begin May 21, 2021 and will continue until the positions (3 positions) are filled.

M.S. Assistantship: Evaluation of Long-Term Basal Area Growth of Shortleaf Pine Tree. College of Forestry, Agriculture, and Natural Resources. University of Arkansas at Monticello. Begins August 16,2021.  No Deadline indicated. 

Graduate Research Assistantship in Sustainable Bioproducts. MTU. Houghton, MI. No deadline indicated. 

M.S. Assistantship: An Assessment of Bottomland Hardwood Forests to Support Waterfowl Habitat. College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources. University of Arkansas at Monticello. No Deadline Indicated. 

MS, PhD, or post-doctoral positions in peatland microbiology and biogeochemistry: established climate change experiments (Multiple). Michigan Tech. Please see attached flyer. No deadline indicated. 

The Moran lab at the University of California Merced is recruiting graduate students for Fall 2021. Fellowships and assistantships available. View site for more details. 

4 years of Ph.D. funding at the University of Oregon: Forest disturbance and carbon accounting in the coastal forests of Alaska and Canada, beginning fall 2021. Rolling applications. Submit a cover letter, CV, and list of three references to Dr. Melissa Lucash by email (mlucash@uoregon.edu) with the subject line "Ph.D. student application- southeast Alaska". 

Research TechnicianThe Wood Protection/Sustainable Bioproducts Group. MTU. Houghton, MI. No Deadline Indicated. 

Ph.D. Position on Dynamic Habitat Indices and their effects on North American Birds. UW-Madison. No deadline indicated. 

Graduate Assistantship in Ecology and Remote Sensing of Tree Heights. New Mexico State University. Deadline: not indicated. 

MTU Remote Sensing PhD Position. Houghton, Mi. MTU. Deadline: Open until filled.

PhD funding, working in Molecular Biology and Tree Biotechnology. Michigan Technological University. Rolling applications. 

Fellowships/Scholarship Opportunities

 

Dow Innovation Teacher Fellowship (DITF); Youth Sustainability Fellowship. University of Michigan Center for Education, Design, Evaluation, & Research. Deadline not indicated. 

Watermark Scholarships. Two $5,000 annual women in STEM scholarships offered for Fall 2021. Deadline: July 15th. 

Research Program Internship Opportunities. Check continuously for new opportunities!