Limnology Field Technician – National Ecology Observation Network

Gainesville, FL

Organization: National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON)

Duties: The Field Technician I is a biological sampling lead performing seasonal and periodic sampling activities and sample processing. Seasonal field sampling is conducted with the assistance of temporary field crews under the guidance of the Field Technician.

Desired qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in ecology, environmental sciences or related scientific discipline. One (1) or more years’ of related experience.

Start and end dates: Techs will need to be flexible in the hours that they will be asked to work with some days starting before dawn and some ending after dusk. The ratio of field to lab work is about 75% field and 25% lab.