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Seasonal Restoration Tech.

Eco Logic

Bloomington ,  Indiana

Open Position: Seasonal Restoration Tech.                              

Date of Hire: April 15 – November 15

Eco Logic LLC is looking for a passionate and highly motivated individual who is interested in an opportunity to gain valuable experience in the field of ecological restoration. We are looking for a team player who shares our commitment to the environment and lifelong education. You will be working in diverse natural areas throughout the Midwest including Hoosier National Forest, Nature Conservancy properties and State Nature Preserves with rare and threatened species of plants and wildlife.

Work week is up to 50 hours and will include travel with multiple overnight stays. We cover all lodging costs at cabins or good hotels, and you will receive a per diem payment for each night out of town. Compensation begins at $11-$12 / hr. You will be expected work outside in all weather conditions, and will be exposed to ticks, mosquitoes and poison ivy.  A large portion of the job responsibilities will entail use of herbicides for the control of invasive plants. You must obtain a pesticide applicators license with the Office of the Indiana State Chemist. Work will require physical labor such as bending, using power equipment, lifting, and hiking long distances with 50lb. backpack sprayers. 

Qualifications:

  • Must have a valid operator's license and clean driving record.
  • Knowledge or willingness to learn the use of Garmin GPS units for tracking field wor
  • Knowledge of woodland, wetland and prairie plants native to Indiana and the Midwes
  • Knowledge of plants invasive to Indiana and the Midwes
  • Preferred:Experience in the field of natural resource managemen

Behaviors:

  • Demonstrates clear communication with co-workers, supervisors and client
  • Demonstrates a commitment to a safe working environment.
  • Assists supervisors with mobilization, project management and maintenance activiti
  • Assists in cleaning, organizing and maintaining tools, equipment and veh
  • Shows discipline in filling out logs, timesheets, inventory et
  • Solves problemswith a positive “can-do approach” to challenges and obstacle
  • Proves to be a reliable person who shows up for work on time each day ready to contribu

Please e-mail resumes to:

Phillip Oser                                                                                            
phil@ecologicindiana.com

Phone 812-876-7711
8685 W. Vernal Pike Bloomington, IN 47404    
Fax 812-876-4409

Eco Logic is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.



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