SUPERVISOR Zack Emerson, Habitat Restoration Manager
WORKING DAYS AND WORKING HOURS
M-F or S-Th, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. with half-hour lunch
Health Benefits available
Starting pay $15-$18 per hour
AS A VALUED MEMBER OF THE CONSERVANCY’S TEAM, YOU ARE EXPECTED TO WORK COOPERATIVELY WITH TEAM MEMBERS AND OTHERS TO PROVIDE THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF SERVICE POSSIBLE. YOUR CREATIVITY AND PRODUCTIVITY ARE ENCOURAGED. YOUR EFFORTS TO TREAT OTHERS FAIRLY, HONESTLY, AND WITH RESPECT ARE IMPORTANT TO EVERYONE.
POSITION’S ORGANIZATIONAL SETTING AND MAJOR FUNCTION
Under the supervision of the Habitat Restoration Manager (HRM), the Habitat Restoration Assistant (HRA) is responsible for assisting the HRM in habitat restoration (weed abatement, planting, etc.), animal monitoring and surveys, and plant propagation on the Cache Creek Nature Preserve (CCNP) and other off-site properties. HRA also will assist with administrative tasks such as filing reports, scheduling, maintaining equipment, and working with interns and volunteers. The HRA supervises seasonal technicians in the annual Creek Spay which involves using GIS to map invasive weeds and herbicide applications on invasive weeds such as Arundo, Tamarisk, Ravenna Grass, Star Thistle, and Perennial Pepperweed. This is a full-time, permanent position.
50% TIME, CREEK SPRAY and INVASIVE WEED MANAGEMENT:
Under the direction and guidance of the Habitat Restoration Manager (HRM):
30% TIME, RESTORATION FIELDWORK:
Under the direction and guidance of the HRM:
Minimum Requirements or Experience: Any combination of experience and education which provides the required knowledge and skills is acceptable but preferably:
To apply, send resume and cover letter to Sheila Pratt at Pratt@CacheCreekConservancy.org
Accepting resumes until April 30, 2020. Interviews are dependent upon the state of emergency.