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  • Biological Science Technician

    We're looking for a Biological Science Technician to join our team! * Gaithersburg, MD
    $65k-93k yearly9d ago
  • Field Range Technician

    Summary/Objective EnviroSmart is seeking a highly motivated, qualified, and experienced professional to perform Daily Cleaning and Lead Abatement on Government Firing Ranges; Firing Range System Maintenance and Repairs; Hazardous Waste Management and Disposal; Preparation of field reports, inspections, and other correspondence to Customer personnel; Scheduling and performing routine filter changes and maintenance on Air Handling Units Candidates must have knowledge of 29 CFR 1910 (The OSHA General Industry Standard), 49 CFR (DOT Hazardous Material Transportation), and 40 CFR (Resource and Recovery Act), Code of Maryland Regulations, and The District of Columbia. Experience working on Federal Government installation is a plus. Pay Range: $29.00 - $33.00/hr DOE Qualifications + Must be able to pass DHS background check for site access/clearance + Clean Driving Record (must provide DOB, SS#, DL# & State upon request) + Valid Driver's License + Knowledge of 29 CFR 1910 (The OSHA General Industry Standard), + Knowledge of 49 CFR (DOT Hazardous Material Transportation) + Knowledge of + 40 CFR (Resource and Recovery Act) + Knowledge of Code of Maryland Regulations + The District of Columbia + Complete job required training. + HAZWOPER and Updated Refreshers + Forklift Operations + Lead Awareness + First Aid + Bloodborne Pathogens + CPR + Experience working on Federal Government installation is a plus Please note : This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Physical Demands Must be able to: + Work in atmospheres and locations with the potential for exposure to various chemical and physical agents, some of which may be hazardous, toxic or corrosive. + Work in potentially elevated noise levels, confined spaces, including lifting in areas of low clearance. + Engage in strenuous physical labor including lifting, pulling and pushing heavy objects, to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. + The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. + Work will require personnel protective equipment such as Tyvek, respirators, safety goggles, glasses, gloves, safety shoes in a multiple number of combinations. + Work at elevations, climbs ladders, scaffolding and into/out of trucks, tanks, and various other containers. + Exposure to the weather (high and low temperatures) + Work at elevations, climbs ladders, scaffolding and into/out of trucks, tanks, and various other containers Hours of Work + Normal working hours are typically 3 PM to 11 PM, Monday through Friday Travel: + Some travel required. Supervisory Responsibility + This position has no supervisory responsibilities. Certifications/Training/Licensure (required but willing train) + 40-hour HAZWOPER + Respiratory Protection + Confined Space + Forklift Operations Benefits + Medical, Teledoc, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, AD&D, Accident, Critical Illness, EAP, and 401a Health benefits are provided to you with the Health and Welfare dollars + 401k (after 1 year of employment) + PTO/Sick Days - + Federal holidays AAP/EEO Statement EnviroSmart Inc. shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.
    $29-33 hourly33d ago
  • Molecular Biology Technician

    **Job Family** **:** Laboratory Technician (Digital) **Travel Required** **:** None **Clearance Required** **:** Ability to Obtain Public Trust **What You Will Do** **:** + Serves as a laboratory support specialist and uses scientific professional knowledge, techniques, and methods to assist an Investigator in carrying out projects to meet the research goals of the lab. + Performs a wide range of complex procedures encompassing nucleic acid, and protein analyses from influenza viruses, tissue culture, or primary clinical material. Specific techniques may include, but are not limited to, human peripheral mononuclear cell isolation; isolation of DNA, RNA, and proteins from nasal swab or other primary samples; immunochemistry and immunofluorescence, virus titration and purification, antibody ELISA, and immunoprecipation assays; virus neutralization assays; PCR and RT‐PCR; real‐time PCR, DNA plasmid preparation and purification, and transient cell transfection, cloning and reverse genetics. + Conducts research independently under the guidance of the Principal Investigator, including planning, and conducting of experiments, data analysis and peer reviewed publication of data. + Prepares various media, stock supplies, and other reagents for use in the laboratory. + Assists in the analysis and interpretation of data. + Prepares summaries of laboratory findings to be used in reports and papers to be presented at scientific meetings and/or publication in scientific journals. + Actively participates in the preparation of manuscripts, abstracts, and/or posters. May co‐author publications or abstracts. Presents findings at scientific meetings and conferences. + Maintains accurate, daily records of experiments. + May interact and/or collaborate with scientists from other organizations or institutions involved in similar or related research projects. + Interacts with students and other laboratory personnel in the use of sophisticated laboratory equipment and in the performance of specialized procedures, techniques, etc. + Responsible for quality control of the laboratory including upkeep and routine maintenance of equipment. + Orders and maintains laboratory supplies and equipment including chemicals, biological materials, liquid nitrogen, etc. + May be required to handle biological materials, radioactive materials, carcinogens, toxins, infectious agents, recombinant DNA materials, acids, biological wastes, etc. + Required to perform computer analysis of data and use computer and computer software to prepare data for publication. + Performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor, such as monitoring chemical and radiological hazards, conducting and reporting operational radiation surveys, etc. **What You Will Need** **:** + Bachelor's degree in Molecular Biology or related field with at least two years' experience or Master's degree with at least one year experience of laboratory-based training in Molecular Biology or a closely related field. + Experience in molecular virology and reverse genetics systems are required. + Excellent written skills and experience in oral presentations. + Professional knowledge of the theories, principles, and methods of a scientific specialty or subspecialty and related disciplines, such as biology, microbiology, chemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, immunology, virology, genetics, biochemistry, etc. + Professional knowledge of and skill in performing a wide variety of complex procedures and techniques, such as tissue culture, DNA, RNA, and protein isolation, purification, and analysis, DNA sequencing, gene cloning, production of influenza virus plasmid‐based rescue sets, and protein analyses including western blots, and immunoprecipitation. + Direct experience with a variety of molecular biology and sterile tissue culture techniques. **What We Offer:** Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace. Benefits include: + Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance + Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays + Parental Leave + 401(k) Retirement Plan + Group Term Life and Travel Assistance + Voluntary Life and AD&D Insurance + Health Savings Account, Health Care & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts + Transit and Parking Commuter Benefits + Short-Term & Long-Term Disability + Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development, Certifications & Learning Opportunities + Employee Referral Program + Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach + annual membership + Employee Assistance Program + Supplemental Benefits via Corestream (Critical Care, Hospital Indemnity, Accident Insurance, Legal Assistance and ID theft protection, etc.) + Position may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonus **About Guidehouse** Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation. Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco. If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at . All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation. _Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee._
    $51k-76k yearly est.28d ago
  • Assistant Scientist - Plum Island, New York

    Assistant Scientist - Plum Island, New York
    $74k-107k yearly est.27d ago
  • Biological Science Technician (Invasive Plant Management Team)

    You will be required to wear a uniform and comply with the National Park Service uniform standards.
    $36k-49k yearly est.13d ago
  • Recreation Technician (20327)

    BridgePoint Healthcare provides patient-centered, individualized care for patients requiring longer hospitalizations in post-acute care settings. BridgePoint Healthcare is dedicated to promoting healing and wellness in a safe and welcoming environment, with an individualized path to recovery for each patient. Our locations include two in Washington, DC (BridgePoint Hospital National Harbor and BridgePoint Hospital Capitol Hill), and one in New Orleans (BridgePoint Continuing Care Hospital - West Jefferson Campus).
    $29k-36k yearly est.23d ago
  • Biological Science Laboratory Technician

    * Frederick, MD This position is located at the Foreign Disease Weed Science Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Northeast Area (NEA), in Frederick, MD.
    $42.9k-62.1k yearly4d ago
  • Assistant Scientist, Cancer Cell Biology Program - Georgetown University Medical Center

    Requirements Assistant Scientist, Cancer Cell Biology Program - Georgetown University Medical Center If you currently work at Georgetown University, please exit this website and login to GMS ( using your Net ID and password. Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation's capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. They assist with training junior lab members in routine protocols, and in all organizational aspects of the laboratory per Georgetown University policies and procedures. Receiving instruction and mentorship from the Principal Investigator, the Assistant Scientist assists the PI in conducting research and may assist the Lab Manager in organizing purchase of reagents and supplies. Complete details about Georgetown University's mode of work designations for staff positions can be found on the Department of Human Resources Mode of Work Designation. The Assistant Scientist has an essential role in the opening of a biomedical research lab, impacting both the productivity of its federally funded research projects in the Lab, and its potential to acquire further external funding for the lab and GUMC as a whole.
    $49k-67k yearly est.Easy Apply6d ago
  • Biological Science Technician (Horticulture)

    Responsibilities The Biological Science Technician (Horticulture) will serve as a field assistant to the horticulturist in SG providing a full scope of gardening work. The Smithsonian Institution is the world's largest museum, education, and research complex, with 21 museums and the National Zoo. This position is located in the Grounds Management Operations (GMO) of Smithsonian Gardens (SG) within the Smithsonian Institution (SI).
    $44k-60k yearly est.22d ago
  • Biological Science Laboratory Technician

    This position is located in the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Molecular Plant Pathology Laboratory.
    $36k-51k yearly est.14d ago
  • Wildlife Technicians On-Call Mountain West

    Given the seasonal or project-specific nature of our environmental work, ICF often hires environmental professionals as "On-Call" employees. On-call employees may work concurrent projects outside of their ICF assignment (as long as their outside work does not create a conflict of interest with the work they do for ICF). ICF is a purpose driven company with a strong culture and underlying values that prize diversity, opportunity, equality, and respect. One of ICF's many offices around the world is Gillette - located in the heart of Wyoming's energy producing Powder River Basin. About On-Call Employment with ICF As a Wildlife Technician, you will be responsible for completing ground and aerial wildlife surveys, habitat assessments, and data entry.
    $39k-66.4k yearly60d+ ago
  • Fond du Lac Tribal College: Natural Resource Research Coord.

    Member Duties : As a VISTA member with our program, you will help build capacity for underrepresented students to pursue environmental fields by creating networks, processes, and opportunities that gets Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College students pursue research on water quality, forest management, invasive species management, and climate change. Fond du Lac Tribal Community College(FDLTCC) is located in Cloquet, Minnesota. As a VISTA member with our program, you will help build capacity for underrepresented students to pursue STEM fields by creating networks, processes, and opportunities that gets Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College students involved in research projects.
    $35k-47k yearly est.60d+ ago
  • Explosives Range Technician

    Amentum is currently seeking Explosives Range Technician in Quantico, VA and Huntsville, AL.
    $30k-41k yearly est.60d+ ago
  • Biological Science Technician (Horticulture)

    The Biological Science Technician (Horticulture) will serve as a field assistant to the horticulturist in SG providing a full scope of gardening work.
    $58.8k-76.5k yearlyEasy Apply17d ago
  • Biological Science Technician (Invasive Plant Management Team)

    * Washington 3 vacancies
    $42.9k-55.7k yearly5d ago
  • Chemical and Biological Technical Targeter

    At Booz Allen, we know the power of analytics and intelligence. As a Chemical and Biological Technical Targeter on our team, you'll help your client understand their collection and operational environment to enhance collection opportunities. As a Chemical and Biological Technical Targeter, you use your specialized technical and scientific expertise and your attention to detail to develop technical targeting products, all-source and open source-based intelligence, and collection support plans to give your client the actionable intelligence and context they need.
    $43k-59k yearly est.4d ago
  • Assistant Scientist - Automation

    Location: Richmond, VA - lab based At Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll discover meaningful work that makes a positive impact on a global scale. Experience * Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 0+ years) for Assistant Scientist and (comparable to 1+ years) for Associate Scientist.
    $69k-94k yearly est.3d ago
  • Recreation Technician

    The Recreation Therapy Technician assists therapists with Recreation Therapy programming and activities. The Recreation Therapy Technician is responsible for organization and cleanliness of department, preparation for activities and events and clerical work.
    $33k-40k yearly est.33d ago
  • Biological Science Technician (Plants)

    The National Park Service has determined that the duties of this position are NOT suitable for telework and the selectee WILL NOT be allowed to telework with supervisor approval.
    $36k-49k yearly est.19d ago
  • Assistant Scientist - Vaccines - Cell Culture

    *Location: Richmond, VA, lab based* With clinical trials conducted in 100 countries and ongoing development of novel frameworks for clinical research through our PPD clinical research portfolio, our work spans laboratory, digital and decentralized clinical trial services.
    $57k-84k yearly est.9d ago

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Average Salary For a Forestry Technician

Based on recent jobs postings on Zippia, the average salary in the U.S. for a Forestry Technician is $35,758 per year or $17 per hour. The highest paying Forestry Technician jobs have a salary over $45,000 per year while the lowest paying Forestry Technician jobs pay $27,000 per year

Updated March 21, 2023
Average Forestry Technician Salary
$36,237 yearly
$17 hourly

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Technicians are skilled professionals who primarily work with technology in different industries. They are knowledgeable about the technical aspects of the various items they work with. They are usually working with electricity or with technological advancements. Technicians may be assigned to do the construction of equipment or materials related to their field of study. They may also be assigned to conduct diagnostics and other maintenance activities to ensure that the equipment works properly. Technicians may also be required to conduct basic repairs in case of problems. It is important that technicians have good analytical skills and decision-making skills.

Illustrated Career Paths For a Forestry Technician