2019 Board Elections

February 9, 2019

Do you or someone you know have an interest in a leadership position with the ORTWS?  Are you looking for opportunities to network?  Do you want to make a contribution to the wildlife profession?  Looking for ways to be more involved in state wildlife issues?  Then consider the opportunity to serve your Chapter by becoming a Board member!! The following positions will be open for the 2019 election season: President…

Field Biologists & Crew Lead for Avian/Mollusk Surveys, Turnstone Environmental Consultants, Inc. Turnstone is currently hiring 2-3 field biologists and one field crew leader to conduct surveys for terrestrial mollusks and marbled murrelets in NW Oregon. Successful candidates will gain outstanding experience in field ornithology, endangered species surveys, and advanced field skills, and get a chance to see what a lifelong career in environmental consulting could look like, all while…

At our annual meeting later this month, ORTWS will be showing a special film screening: “Life with an Indian Prince” by Frank and John Craighead (1940). In 1939 an Indian Rajput prince read an article by in National Geographic by Frank and John Craighead, and invited them to travel to India as his guest, and witness their ancient practices of falconry, raptor trapping and hunting with cheetahs. With a small…

Columbia Land Trust is hiring three new positions: Stewardship Assistant – Hood River office or Vancouver office for qualified candidate Donor Relations Manager – Vancouver office Grants Manager – Vancouver office For more information, please see: https://www.columbialandtrust.org/about-us/careers/ Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever is hiring a Sage Grouse Local Implementation Team (LIT) Coordinator, in Hines, Oregon. For More Information, please see: www.pheasantsforever.org/jobs Klamath Bird Observatory is seeking more volunteers for Short-eared Owl surveys in Oregon…

Make a difference with Oregon’s Dungeness crab and pink shrimp fisheries! The Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife (ODFW) is hiring an Assistant Project Leader in Newport, Oregon . The primary focus of this position is commercial crab and shrimp fisheries, and secondary responsibilities may also include duties related to other state managed shellfish fisheries. YOU MUST APPLY ONLINE BY 11:59 P.M. ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2019. For more information, and to apply, go to: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/oregon/jobs/2331184/natural-resources-specialist-2-crab-shrimp-assistant-project-leader

The Wildlife Society (TWS) is currently accepting applications for its Leadership Institute Class of 2019. Leadership Institute is designed to engage participants in a series of activities to develop and expand their leadership skills. The Leadership Institute is geared toward early-career professionals, typically two to three years out of undergraduate or graduate school, who are currently working full-time in a wildlife professional position with demonstrated evidence of leadership potential. The program…

Marbled Murrelet Surveyor, Turnstone Environmental Turnstone Environmental Consultants, Inc. is currently hiring multiple field biologists and field crew leaders to conduct surveys for the marbled murrelet, a threatened species of seabird that nests primarily in coastal old growth forests. These positions are considered full-time seasonal (April 15, 2019 to August 05, 2019). For more information, and to apply, visit: http://www.turnstoneenvironmental.com/index.php?id=employment Academic Advisor, OSU The Department of Fisheries & Wildlife at Oregon…

Wildlife/Habitat Technician (Temp Bio Science Research Worker) Northern Great Basin Experimental Range, Riley, OR Eastern Oregon Agricultural Research Station, Burns, OR Oregon State University is hiring 6-7 temporary (3 month) positions to spend a summer collecting valuable scientific data for several research projects in the Oregon desert. Successful applicants will work on a variety of collaborative research projects including studies assessing the effects of grazing on sensitive wildlife species, understanding…

District Wildlife Biologist ODFW is hiring a District Wildlife Biologist in Clackamas, OR to direct, coordinate, supervise and implement all wildlife management activities in the North Willamette Watershed District. The closing date for applications is January 22. For more information, and to apply, go to: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/oregon/jobs/2285069/supervising-fish-and-wildlife-biologist-district-wildlife-biologist Aquatic Invasive Species Technicians ODFW is hiring for several full time, seasonal positions. The closing date for applications is February 1. For more information, and to…

Northern Spotted Owl Surveyor, Turnstone Environmental Turnstone Environmental Consultants is currently seeking to fill multiple northern spotted owl surveyor positions throughout Oregon. We are also looking for several crew leaders to help manage small crews throughout the state. These are full-time, temporary-seasonal positions. These positions will remain open until filled, but application review and hiring is underway. For more information and to apply, go to: http://www.turnstoneenvironmental.com/index.php?id=employment# Part-Time Conservation Director, Oregon…