Paid summer bat technician – start date May 28

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*Location: Washington, DC*

*Start Date: May 38, 2019 *

*End Date: Aug 31, 2019 or later*

*Last Date to Apply:  ASAP*

*Hours:  Approximately 35+ hours/week*

Technician needed to conduct mist netting for bats in Washington, DC. This

work is part of a larger survey of the bat community of the National

Capital region. The majority of the work will be conducted at *NIGHT. * Must

have own transportation. Housing *NOT*provided. Hours and days worked will

vary, so candidate must have flexibility.


Mist net for bats

Track bats to roosts using telemetry

Collect environmental data at bat roost locations.

Conduct bat roost exit counts

Conduct bat acoustical monitoring

Data Entry


Salary: $19.73/hr


Applicants must be able to:

Stand for 30-180 minute intervals

Hike/walk 1- 10 miles a day

Carry up to 30 pounds

Use hand-held and driving navigation tools

Accurately record field data

Must be vaccinated for rabies

Must have valid driver’s license

Must have bat handling experience


The ideal candidate will have experience with mist netting, identifying

bats, and tracking with telemetry.

Please send resume/CV with three references to **