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Botanist Position Available

Butte County Resource Conservation District is hiring a full-time seasonal field botanist for the 2020 season, i.e. late February through July, 2020.  You'll be using your botany skills to help return prescribed fire to Butte County at a landscape scale.  Come explore recent fire footprints, including the Camp Fire, on both private and public land, and search for rare plants while improving your understanding of fire ecology.  You'll join a fun, dynamic team of forestry geeks based out of Chico/Oroville, CA. Send resume and cover letter to (redacted). Please explain why you would be a good fit for this job and let us know whether you would prefer to be considered as a contractor or brought on as an employee. (If you need help deciding, call us!)  

 

This has the potential to become a permanent job if you have additional skills such as CAL FIRE archaeology training, grant administration, project management, or general office management -- so if you have those skills, please let us know.   If you have questions, we strongly encourage you to contact us Call Wolfy at (530) 721-0164.  Pay scale is negotiable based on experience and qualifications.   Let's talk!