Wetland Jobs Board

In addition to the job postings below, ASWM has compiled a list of links to water resources and/or wetland-related job postings.  Click here.  To submit a wetland-related job announcement to the ASWM site, send the job title, a brief description, a link to the full description, closing date, relevant contact info and website to sharon@aswm.org

Job: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Environmental Science, RIT, NY

The Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences (GSOLS) at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in their Biology and Environmental Science Programs.  Candidates are required to hold a Ph.D. in Environmental Biology, Environmental Science, Ecology or a closely related field, have productive post-doctoral training based on a record of peer-reviewed publications, and college teaching experience. For more information, click here. Requisition No. 1322BR. Apply by November 30, 2014.

Job: Streams and Wetlands Site Superintendents, NC

Shamrock Environmental Corporation located in Browns Summit, North Caroilna has an excellent opportunity for Site Superintendents for their Streams and Wetlands Construction Division. The candidates must have a minimum of 7+ years proven success with streams and wetlands projects. Must have experience with channel construction and modification, cross vanes, J-Hooks, structure installation, etc. Candidates will be instrumental in reviewing, preparing and overseeing all aspects, including the health and safety needs, of a given project. Candidates must have hands on experience operating heavy equipment, knowledge of regulations and effective written and verbal communication skills, with an emphasis on detail. Must be able to read plans and use GPS. Current HAZWOPER training a plus! Overtime, extensive travel and a valid, clear license are required.For more information, click here.

Job: Assistant Professor of Environmental Science, Univ. of West Florida

The University of West Florida Department of Environmental Studies (Pensacola Campus) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position from environmental scientists specializing in coastal and estuarine systems and processes. The new Assistant Professor will teach undergraduate and graduate (M.S.) courses in Earth and Environmental Sciences, while conducting research with students from our undergraduate and graduate programs. We seek a scientist who will complement, existing teaching and research areas within the department, with the potential for collaborative research with departmental and University colleagues. Possible specialization areas include biogeography, environmental chemistry, geomorphology, or sedimentology; other coastal/estuarine specializations that complement existing strengths will be considered. For more information, click here. Job No. 110370. Open until Filled. Preferred response date: 12/12/14. 


M.S. or Ph.D. Position in the Nevada Mountain Ecohydrology Lab at The University of Nevada, Reno

The Nevada Mountain Ecohydrology Lab in the Natural Resources and Environmental Science Department at the University of Nevada, Reno is expecting to hire a qualified M.S. or Ph.D. student to start in Fall of 2015. Research in the lab group focuses on improving process-based understanding of snow-dominated watershed hydrology to advance resource management and model predictions. 


Job: Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences (Science Education), TX

The Department of Biological Sciences at Sam Houston State University in Hunstville, Texas, a member of The Texas State University System, invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in Science Education with an emphasis in Biological Sciences. Primary teaching responsibilities include the courses Foundations of Science and Contemporary Biology with the opportunity to develop upper-level courses in biological science education. Additionally, the successful candidate will establish a research program in science/biological education, recruit and prepare undergraduate student researchers, secure external funding, and establish collaborations with science educators in the College of Sciences and the College of Education at Sam Houston State University. A Ph.D. is required; a Ph.D. in Science Education with a Master’s Degree, or equivalent, in Biological Sciences is preferred.  Candidates with post-doctoral and teaching experience are preferred. For more information, click here. Preference will be given to applications received by 1 November 2014, with review to continue until the position is filled. Requisition No. 201400059F.


Job: Assistant Professor - Behavioral Ecology, Univ. of the South, TN

The Biology Department at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee seeks a tenure-track assistant professor with demonstrated talent for teaching and expertise in behavioral ecology for a position in one of the nation's top liberal arts institutions. They seek candidates whose teaching and research interests include an evolutionary perspective.


Job: Biological Science Technician (Water Resources) MT

The incumbent serves as a Hydrological Technician for the Greater Yellowstone Inventory and Monitoring Network (GRYN), Natural Resources Stewardship and Science Division of the National Park Service. The position is duty stationed in Bozeman, MT. As a Biological Science Technician (Water Resources) you will provide assistance to the aquatic resources monitoring program of the Greater Yellowstone Inventory and Monitoring Network. You will work closely with the Network ecologist and other specialists in the National Park Service and partnership organizations within the Greater Yellowstone Network. You will be responsible for collecting water quality samples and measuring chemical parameters and discharge during site visits; maintaining shallow groundwater monitoring wells and downloading and programing continuous data loggers; surveying for amphibians and collecting habitat data in wetlands; conducting fieldwork in remote backcountry settings and under difficult conditions in a safe and efficient manner, including use of 4WD vehicle and off-trail hiking to access monitoring sites; reviewing data and following quality assurance procedures to ensure the quality of data collection; maintain field and laboratory equipment; working in office settings summarizing data and preparing resource data summaries and water quality exceedance reports. You will also periodically assist with other Greater Yellowstone Network field work activities related to vegetation monitoring. For more information, click here. Job No. WO-COMR-15-1230895-DE. Apply by October 14, 2014.

Job: Biologist, USFWS, VA

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of Bird Habitat Conservation seeks a Biologist located in Baileys Crossroads, Virginia. Some duties will be to perform biological evaluations of proposals for migratory bird and/or wetland management activities, and determines the project conservation goals, scope of work, and whether or not the biological accomplishments stated in the proposals have been achieved; and analyze wildlife impacts of habitat management or restoration proposals under the North American Wetlands Conservation Act to determine eligibility and appropriateness of project activities, and the cost effectiveness of project accomplishments. For more information, click here. Job No. R0-15-1230023-BF. Apply by October 14, 2014.