Pacific Northwest Regional Coordinator / Research Biologist
The Pacific Northwest Regional Coordinator / Research Biologist (RC) is the all-around representative of HawkWatch International (HWI) in the Pacific Northwest (PNW) Region. Reporting to the Executive Director, the RC will work closely with staff from all HWI departments, including Conservation, Education, Science, and Development/PR to carry out HWI’s activities in the region. This position is based in Portland, OR and reports to the Executive Director.
Primary responsibilities fall into three categories: 1) Coordinating and operating the fall migration monitoring site(s) in the region, specifically Bonney Butte, OR and Chelan Ridge, WA; 2) Working closely with Conservation Department staff to secure new scientific research and contractual projects in the region, as well as organizing and conducting the projects; and 3) Educating various audiences such as managers, other scientists, and the general public through presentations, programs, field trips, and expanding HWI’s volunteer program in the PNW region. All of these responsibilities require extensive networking and relationship building with government agencies, industry contacts, other nonprofits, scientists, volunteers, and donors.
Fall Migration Monitoring
Working closely with the Science Department:
Conservation and Professional Services Projects
Working closely with the Conservation Department:
Education and Outreach
Working closely with the Education and Development Departments:
Education and Skills
Terms and Compensation
Submit by email to Caroline Goldman, Executive Director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Application screening will begin immediately and the position is open until filled. Please try to submit applications by March 31, 2013 for greatest consideration.