Stream research technician (University of Vermont/Arctic LTER)

The University of Vermont is hiring a lab/field technician to coordinate

research efforts for the Streams component of the Arctic Long Term

Ecological Research (LTER) project. See the description below and the

associated posting on the UVM job board for details. Timely applications

are encouraged, as the technician will begin field work in Alaska in June.

*Lab Research Technician (#S1953PO)*

Provide operational and research support to a complex, multi-investigator,

multi-institutional field research project located on the North Slope of

Alaska. As needed, coordinate the field and laboratory needs of related

research projects in the Watershed Research Lab of Dr. William “Breck”

Bowden at the Rubenstein Ecosystem Science Laboratory.

*Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and

experience): *Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences or a closely

related field and one year of experience working in an environmental

laboratory setting required. Experience with data bases including

proficiency with spreadsheets, word processors and graphical software


*Desirable Qualifications: *Experience with automated analyzers, data

loggers, optical sensors, and other aquatic field equipment desirable.

Experience using the R programming and analysis language desirable.

Background in aquatic ecology and/or fisheries management desirable.


working in remote settings desirable.

To find out more about this job opportunity and to apply, please visit:

*The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action

Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for

employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual

orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected

veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state

law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will

contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.*