Field Assistant - Vegetation Monitoring

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Personnel Office, P.O. Box 249, Independence, CA, 93526
$15.97/hour (40 hours/week - no County benefits)

TERM: June, 2021 – August, 2021

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: This position will entail daily field work during the summer on the Owens Valley floor. The duties include running vegetation transects and performing other vegetation assessments according to a standardized protocol, biological monitoring on the Lower Owens River Project, and avian surveys if applicable. The above duties require accessing remote areas via 4-wheel-drive vehicle and walking into such areas, using air photos for orientation, operating a GPS device to obtain coordinates, and setting up and executing field work as assigned at designated locations throughout the Owens Valley.

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