Bloom Biological, Inc. is currently looking for qualified biologists interested in on call opportunities specializing in nesting bird surveys and raptor monitoring throughout Southern California. Applicants should have significant and demonstrable birding skills and familiarity with sensitive species. B.S. or master’s degree in biology preferred.
Must be able to work independently and interact positively with project managers, clients, landowners, and other technicians. Candidates with prior experience conducting nesting bird and raptor surveys will be given preference.
Work requires the ability to identify bird species present in the western U.S. in general and southern California/Nevada desert species specifically, by sight and sound, sometimes at great distances. Must be able to take detailed field notes, collect behavioral and spatial use data according to established protocols, and fulfil daily reporting requirements. Skilled use of topographic maps, GPS units, and other standard field equipment is required.
Work opportunities are available immediately and given preferentially to those who respond quickly to emails or phone calls. Hourly rate will depend on experience.
Those applying MUST possess the following: Demonstrable birding skills including raptor ID and survey experience. A Valid Driver’s License is required and experience driving a 4 wheel vehicle is preferred.
If you are interested in joining our team please submit a cover letter and resume to Jackie Catino-Davenport with the subject title “BBI: On-Call Position” to firstname.lastname@example.org and CC Ashley Macomber to email@example.com