Conservationist Resume Samples

A Conservationist is responsible for managing the natural habitats including forests, rangelands, and forests. The job description entails executing the following tasks as mentioned on the Conservationist Resume – collecting data, conducting general assessments of wildlife, landscapes, and other aspects of nature; guiding in policy decisions and resource allocations; educating through leading guided tours, making decisions on how to maintain the area’s natural health, crafting and executing plans, and ensuring overall progress towards a larger goal.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – listening and verbal communication skills; the ability to communicate well with colleagues, workers, and landowners; the ability to detect problems and identify solutions; analytical and decision-making skills. To work as a Conservationist, the individual needs at least a bachelor’s degree. Most such useful fields include a degree in agronomy, forestry, agricultural science, biology, rangeland management, or environmental science.

 

Conservationist Resume example

Conservationist Resume

Headline : Excellent knowledge of customer service, business practices, natural resources, and environmental policy/planning. Skilled at learning new concepts quickly, working well under pressure, and communicating ideas clearly and effectively. Computer training, including knowledge of multiple networking environments, mapping programs, and business software packages.

Skills : Interpersonal, Communication, Customer Service, Team Player, Multitasking, Positive Attitude, Organized, Fast Learner.

Description :

    1. Conducted landowner/operator contacts promoting, planning, and implementing participation in SWCD programming.
    2. Included stormwater run-off control, wildlife crop damage, Non-metallic mine reclamation, invasive species control, well abandonment, and native tree and shrub planting.
    3. Prepared/submitted grant proposals for SWCD projects and operations.
    4. Managed grant progress and complete reports.
    5. Led Conservationist for the county's grant-funded invasive species program.
    6. Managed budget, and oversee contractors Lead worker for limited-term/seasonal staff; provide training, set the direction for work, and provide reviews.
    7. Solicited local municipalities and individuals for donations to the Invasive Species program. 
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates In Environmental


Conservationist Resume

Objective : Have experience as a certified nursing assistant, caregiver, sales associate, cashier, conservationist, receptionist, and herbicide applicator. Enjoy work that teaches new things and requires interacting with customers.

Skills : Food handling, Trail maintenance, Customer service, Type 33 WPM, Security, Fast-food, Restaurant, and Retail.

Description :

    1. Supported various project sponsors throughout the county with enhancing the state's natural resources and innumerable community benefits.
    2. Fulfilled patron's specific requests by each individual's Project Evaluation Form, using necessary tools and on-site supervision.
    3. Worked hand and hand with major state agencies/contractors.
    4. Learned great leadership skills, hard work, and how to be successful.
    5. Obtained great knowledge through this job.
    6. Communicated with individuals of all ethnic and cultural backgrounds on a daily basis.
    7. Served as a Conservationist for the state with professional, business, and civic groups, and individuals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS Diploma In English


Conservationist Resume

Objective : Obtain a position where one can apply abilities and skills gained through the military, fire department, and the police academy.

Skills : AutoCAD Civil 3D, Eaglepoint, And Toolkit, Skilled In Design Programs And Survey Equipment, Knowledgeable Of Local, State, And Federal Programs, Experienced In Arc GIS Software.

Description :

    1. Dedicated a year's commitment in assuming conservation work and emergency response.
    2. Conservation duties included fire fuel reduction through flammable brush removal and sandbag placement in flood control.
    3. Participated in the training included chainsaw usage and maintenance, firefighting, and CPR & First Aid.
    4. Cut brush and fell small trees using various hand tools including axes, shovels, Pulaskis, and McLeods to control the spreading of wildland fires.
    5. Practiced flood control techniques including sandbag placement.
    6. Performed non-native plant eradication methods contributing to the stabilizing of natural ecology.
    7. Maintained and cleared trails of flammable brush in an effort to increase Fire Hazard Reduction in local County parks.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Criminal Justice

Conservationist Resume

Summary : To obtain a part-time Associate Conservationist position with an emphasis on Sales Support/Office Management utilizing extensive experience and skills. Productive in contributing effectively towards the objectives of a team, and is able to share knowledge, ideas, and information.

Skills : GIS, MS Word, MS Office, Word, Event Planning, Recruiting, Training, Outlook, Project Management, Sales, Customer Service, Communication, Negotiating, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Directed construction and maintenance of recreation facilities, trails, roads, fences, and bridges, ensuring that they comply with guidelines and regulations set for forested public lands.
    2. Trained and supervised 15-30 new and seasoned corps members and achieved significant improvements in their productivity.
    3. Lectured, and led skill-building in forest conservation techniques, such as basic first aid, trail construction, hand tool & chainsaw training, minor equipment repairs, maintaining recreational trails, natural disaster training.
    4. Sprayed and injected vegetation with insecticides to kill insects and to protect against disease, and with herbicides to reduce non-native vegetation.
    5. Recommended measures to improve productivity, equipment performance, work quality, and working conditions, considering crew's suggestions.
    6. Provided information about, and enforced regulations of the CCC, resource utilization, fire safety, and accident prevention.
    7. Advised students on academic, vocational curricula, and career opportunities.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
A.S In Natural Resources Parks And Recreation A.S

Conservationist Resume

Objective : Profound knowledge of the maintenance of the wind turbines and the related components Extensive knowledge of electrical and hydraulic systems Sound knowledge of mechanical maintenance techniques, methods or practices Ability to kneel, bend and stand for a long period of time Possess the ability to perform electrical and mechanical equipment repairs Ability to climb ladders and stairs 60-125 meters in height Possess strong mechanical aptitude, mathematical and communication skills Extensive knowledge of occupational hazards and safety procedures.

Skills : Licensed Security Guard, landscaping, janitorial work, Caregiver.

Description :

    1. Responsible for cutting down dry and rotting trees for fire safety.
    2. Climbed and top trees that are too tall to cut down in one piece.
    3. Limbed all fallen trees, buck into 18in. logs, and dispose of limbs using a chipper.
    4. Attended weekly training.
    5. Travelled to fires, and assist wildland firefighters.
    6. Generally repaired on chainsaws and other hand tools Fuel Reduction - Brush clearing, thinning, invasive species removal, chipping, chainsaw work, burn piles, firewood, hazard tree removal, bucking, felling, and stumping.
    7. Roadside brushing, tree planting, weed removal, exotic species removal, and campsite improvement.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Conservationist Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Conservationist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Cooking, Drawing, Construction, Carpentry, Roofing, Plumbing, Cleaning.

Description :

    1. Performed several different fields of environmental conservation activities.
    2. Performing landscaping, brush removal, beautification, tree trimming, highway cleanup.
    3. Performed trail maintenance, waterway restoration, erosion control, fire fuel reduction, ecological preservation.
    4. Performed fire camp support and provisioning duties.
    5. Performed hands-on electrical work with various sponsors.
    6. Usage Audits and Lighting Retrofits to school campuses.
    7. Cut trails, cleaned, and remove small and large items from parks and recreations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Business Technology

Conservationist Resume

Objective : Accomplished and energetic professional seeking employment with a results-oriented company that seeks an ambitious and career-conscious person, where acquired skills will be utilized toward growth and advancement.

Skills : Certified Building And Grounds Worker, Training Skills.

Description :

    1. Maintained the desert landscape, including approximately 3000 miles of desert trials.
    2. Responsible for signing and labeling each legal and illegal trail, and placing Global Positioning System (GPS) information in a database using computer terminals used to create public maps of the area.
    3. Participated in the setup and execution of the May 2012 "Moose Anderson Days", a desert conservation awareness publicity event held at the new Jawbone Station.
    4. Event attracted local politicians, residents, and users of the recreation area.
    5. Helped foster appreciation for our fragile desert ecosystem.
    6. Trained to safely operate and maneuver.
    7. Experienced working at the interface of business practices and policy preferred.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's In International Business

Conservationist Resume

Objective : Responsible for Operating and performing preventative maintenance on two-man auger machines and first-generation Ford F-350 auger equipped trucks to erase illegal trails and restore the natural desert.

Skills : MS Office, Management.

Description :

    1. Exotic plant eradication, safety officer, temporary crew leader, maintenance of chemical shed, and chemical book.
    2. Supervisor's secretary, habitat restoration, fire hazard reduction, and herbicide application.
    3. Learned how to properly use and clean a chainsaw, chipper, and various hand tools.
    4. Always in constant contact with the sponsors.
    5. Provided safe access to public land, remove slough.
    6. Trailed maintenance in the backcountry, camp at remote locations, backpack to project locations, set up jungle can, build sump pits for gray.
    7. Performed patrol duties within assigned areas to guard against theft, shoplifting, vandalism, and fire.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    HS

    Conservationist Resume

    Objective : Looking to obtain a responsible and challenging position that will utilize education and background, expand knowledge and offer numerous opportunities for personal and professional growth.

    Skills : Hazel Hoe, R-5, Loppers, Handsaw, Rock Bar, Single.

    Description :

      1. Assisted the CCF with fires and clean-up.
      2. Maintained equipment and inventory records.
      3. Foster the partnership between other natural resource entities found within the County.
      4. Conducted conservation outreach and information/education activities to the Land Conservation Committee, private landowners, and town boards including presentations, posters, field trips, and training programs.
      5. Prepared Cost-Share applications and construction plans for proper well abandonments and updated policy.
      6. Handled emergency situations effectively.
      7. Experienced and tracked record to serve as a critical advisor and subject matter expert while advancing strategy using advocacy or philanthropic tools. 
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        0-2 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Entry Level
        Education
        Education
        Diploma

        Conservationist Resume

        Objective : Seeks to attain a most challenging position addressing the needs of inner-city youth through community outreach and diverse avenues of communication.

        Skills : Planning, Managing, Strong Leadership, Team Player.

        Description :

          1. Implemented conservation policies, cost-share contracts.
          2. Managed grant process and county ordinances.
          3. Expanded a trail to enable horse riders to climb a nearby mountain.
          4. Built flattened pads in four of the hilly campsites in the area to enable the use of those sites.
          5. Completed community gardening projects.
          6. Provided street maintenance and community beautification.
          7. Developed leadership skills by working as a part of a team efficiently and effectively.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        0-2 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Entry Level
        Education
        Education
        Business Technology