Kauai Mosquito Research/Control Coordinator

Research Corp of the University of Hawaii

Hanapepe, Hawaii

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $5140/mo
Deadline May 28, 2024
Required Experience 2 - 6 years


CLOSING DATE: May 28, 2024. INQUIRIES:  Dr. Lisa Crampton 808-335-5078 (Kauai). 

Regular, Full-Time, RCUH Non-Civil Service position with Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit (PCSU), Kauai Forest Bird Recovery Project (KFBRP) located in Hanapepe, Kauai. Continuation of employment is dependent upon program/operational needs, satisfactory work performance, availability of funds, and compliance with applicable Federal/State laws. 

MONTHLY SALARY:  $5,140/Mon. 

DUTIES:  Leads planning, organization, and deployment of landscape level mosquito control on Kauai for the benefit of native wildlife. Guides, implements, and manages all project activities including research, conservation management, field work and logistics, budget tracking, regulatory compliance. Liaises with partners to monitor and implement impact abatement, control of introduced species and/or habitat restoration in study areas. Provides oversight, instruction, and guidance for a team of up to ten (10) members (including staff, interns, and volunteers). Produces annual work plans and reports for submission. Ensures that proper environmental compliance documentation is prepared for all projects and that all permits and regulatory approvals are obtained. Coordinates and performs analysis of field data with guidance from Program Manager. With Program Manager, writes grant proposals and carries out routine awareness-raising events to ensure ongoing project funding. Initiates and conducts public outreach efforts, working with media, community organizations, civic leaders, and individuals through an effective program using personal contact, media briefings, brochures, press releases, presentations, and public service announcements. May travel to other islands for site visits and fieldwork. Drives to project activities and field work locations.


APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: Please go to https://www.rcuh.com/work/careers/. You must submit the following documents online to be considered for the position: 1) Cover Letter, 2) Resume, 3) Supervisory References, 4) Copy of Degree(s)/Transcript(s)/Certificate(s). All online applications must be submitted/received by the closing date (11:59 P.M. Hawai‘i Standard Time/RCUH receipt time) as stated on the job posting. If you do not have access to our system and the closing date is imminent, you may send additional documents to rcuh_recruitment@rcuh.com. If you have questions on the application process and/or need assistance, please call (808)956-7262 or (808)956-0872. Please visit https://www.rcuh.com/document-library/3-000/benefits/rcuh-benefits-at-a-glance/ for more information on RCUH’s Benefits for eligible employees.

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Category Wildlife , Admin & Leadership
Tags Entomology