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Working As A Conservation Technician

  • Operating Vehicles, Mechanized Devices, or Equipment
  • Performing General Physical Activities
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Getting Information
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Outdoors/walking/standing

  • $58,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Conservation Technician Do At The Nature Conservancy

* Contact landowners to inform them about conservation programs and explain opportunities for enrollment.
* Coordinate contacts and conduct biological evaluations on potential easement properties as the initial step to prioritize each tract of land for easement acquisition and approval.
* Assist with facilitating an emerging carbon credit program.
* Provide support for other conservation projects as assigned
* The Conservation Technician may also assist with biological surveys, data management, prescribed fire, land management practices, and outreach/education programs.
* The Technician will work with a variety of partners to develop proposals and implement conservation projects focused on priority conservation goals identified in the Prairie Coteau of South Dakota.
* The Conservation Technician may be required to work some evening and weekend hours in order to work with landowners when they are available and conditions are conducive for activities.
* This is a18-month term position ending March 1, 2018, with the opportunity to extend employment pending securement of long-term funding.
* RESPONSIBILITIES & SCOPE
* May lead, direct or monitor work groups consisting of staff, interns, and volunteers.
* May assist with program budget preparation and working within/managing a budget to complete projects, negotiating and contracting with vendors, assisting with budget development and meeting fundraising targets.
* Networks with diverse groups, including land owners, conservation partners, government officials, donors, board members and the general public to recruit support for the Conservancy and publicize Conservancy.
* Coordinates multiple tasks or projects in a timely manner and with attention to detail.
* Works under minimal and distant supervision; must make independent decisions based on experience and judgments.
* May work in variable weather conditions, at remote locations, on difficult and hazardous terrain and under physically demanding circumstances

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Top Skills for A Conservation Technician

  1. Habitat
  2. Natural Resources
  3. Conservation Department
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  • Implemented effective vegetation management under wind turbines to increase searcher efficiency and uphold the Habitat Conservation Plan.
  • Assisted in collecting live specimens and preparing environmental experiments for Natural Resources and Environmental Science Labs.
  • Represented the Conservation Department at community events and workshops.
  • Constructed conservation plans for alternative crops to prevent erosion.
  • Develop and conduct shoreline and wetland vegetation assessment methods utilizing GPS.

Conservation Technician Demographics

Gender

Male

53.4%

Female

39.0%

Unknown

7.5%
Ethnicity

White

67.7%

Hispanic or Latino

12.9%

Black or African American

9.5%

Asian

6.1%

Unknown

3.8%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

French

33.3%

Spanish

33.3%

German

16.7%

Italian

16.7%
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Conservation Technician Education

Schools

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

13.3%

Iowa State University

6.7%

Michigan State University

6.7%

Columbia University

5.3%

University of North Carolina at Wilmington

5.3%

University of Delaware

5.3%

Colorado State University

5.3%

Houghton College

4.0%

Virginia Commonwealth University

4.0%

University of Massachusetts Amherst

4.0%

Humboldt State University

4.0%

University of New Hampshire

4.0%

California Institute of Integral Studies

4.0%

Cornell University

4.0%

State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry

4.0%

University of Nebraska at Kearney

4.0%

Metropolitan State University of Denver

4.0%

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

4.0%

University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point

4.0%

University of Oregon

4.0%
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Majors

Environmental Science

21.8%

Fine Arts

13.9%

Biology

9.9%

Wildlife Management

8.4%

Ecology, Population Biology, And Epidemiology

6.4%

Historic Preservation And Conservation

4.5%

Natural Resources Management

4.0%

Business

3.5%

Zoology

3.0%

Geography

3.0%

Education

2.5%

Management

2.5%

Museum Studies

2.5%

Chemistry

2.5%

Criminal Justice

2.5%

Geology

2.5%

Anthropology

2.0%

Plant Sciences

2.0%

Philosophy

1.5%

Liberal Arts

1.5%
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Degrees

Bachelors

54.1%

Masters

19.1%

Other

13.1%

Associate

6.1%

Certificate

4.5%

Doctorate

2.2%

Diploma

1.0%
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