Conservation Field Technician

Laguna De Santa Rosa Foundation

Santa Rosa, California

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details Hourly pay range: $20 - $22

Are you passionate about ecology and ready to make a difference in conserving native plants and rare habitats? We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Conservation Science Technician to join our collaborative team in this important mission. The ideal candidate for this role is someone with a strong passion for ecology, exceptional teamwork skills, and the ability to work independently. As a Conservation Science Technician, you will play a crucial role in conducting fieldwork, which includes tasks like vegetation management, surveying, monitoring, and controlling invasive species. Whether working independently or as part of a field team, you will have the opportunity to make a direct impact on conservation efforts.

The Conservation Field Technician (CFT) will work closely with the Conservation team to ensure the successful execution of Laguna Foundation conservation science initiatives, focusing on vernal pool habitat management and rare plant conservation and restoration. The CFT will play a vital role in conducting fieldwork, both independently and as part of a field team, encompassing various tasks such as vegetation management, surveying, monitoring, and invasive species control. This role demands a high level of familiarity with plant identification, reliability, initiative, ability to work independently and ask questions, and field safety competence.

Visit our website for a full job description and requirements: http://lagunafoundation.org/pdfs/2024-Conservation-Technician-Description.pdf 


Please submit an email to jobs@lagunafoundation.org  with “Conservation Technician” in the subject line. Include your resume and the names and contact information of at least
three professional references. A cover letter is recommended but not required. Do not submit a photo. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. 

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.

Category Botany , Restoration