Osprey Nation Coordinator
The Connecticut Audubon Society invites applicants for a seasonal position at 30 hours per week beginning March 1 through September 1, 2018 as coordinator for the Osprey Nation Project.
Founded in 1898, the Connecticut Audubon Society operates nature facilities in Fairfield, Milford, Glastonbury, Pomfret, Hampton, and Sherman, a center in Old Lyme, and an EcoTravel office in Essex.
Connecticut Audubon manages 19 wildlife sanctuaries encompassing almost 3,300 acres of open space in Connecticut, and educates over 200,000 children and adults annually. Connecticut Audubon is an independent organization, not affiliated with any national or governmental group.
The successful candidate is responsible for digital mapping of all CT Osprey nests, coordinating volunteer monitors, and maintaining Osprey population trends and nesting statistics. Additionally the candidate will be responsible for writing a season-end report. Other duties may be required.
The ideal candidate will have GIS and mapping aptitude, and excellent public relation skills. A familiarity with data management, Excel and creating graphs to show population trends is also required.
This position will report to the Senior Director of Science and Conservation. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Send cover letter and application to: Connecticut Audubon Society, Osprey Nation Coordinator Search, 314 Unquowa Rd., Fairfield, CT 06824.
The Connecticut Audubon Society is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse Board, staff and membership body. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.