the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) project, which is
solely funded by the National Science Foundation. A 30+ year project
dedicated to understanding how changes in climate, land use and invasive
species impact ecology.
The Field Ecologist II is a biological sampling lead performing seasonal
and periodic sampling activities and sample processing, and will be the
technical lead for performing routine maintenance and inventory
management on all terrestrial sampling equipment. The Field Ecologist II
will provide guidance to temporary field crews while working in the
field and laboratory.
Instrumentation (tower) emphasis:
• Test, troubleshoot and operate instruments, calibration
equipment and test fixtures.
• Inspect and maintain civil infrastructure including boom arms,
sensor mounts, towers, boardwalks and instrument huts.
• Assist the NEON Project Systems Engineering Product Team with
instrument installation and testing (approximately the first 6 months).
• Record activities, completed work and trouble tickets according
to Field Operations protocol.
Location: Tuscon, AZ
o Bachelor’s Degree in ecology, environmental sciences or related
o Three (3) or more years’ of related experience.
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Must have permanent authorization for US employment. Battelle Ecology,
Inc. will not provide any kind of visa sponsorship.
Employment is contingent on background screen, drug screen, motor
vehicle records check and physical.
Must possess a current and valid State issued driver’s license with
insurable Department of Motor vehicle record (parking violations, minor
driving offenses excluded) as determined by Battelle Ecology Inc.’s
This position offers competitive total rewards including 401(k), health,
vision and dental insurance, paid time off and the opportunity to work
at an organization with a great mission.
Battelle Ecology, Inc. provides employment and opportunities for
advancement, compensation, training, and growth according to individual
merit, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, genetic
information, or disability. Our goal is for each staff member to have
the opportunity to grow to the limits of their abilities and to achieve
personal and organizational objectives. We will support positive
programs for equal treatment of all staff and full utilization of all
qualified employees at all levels within Battelle Ecology, Inc.