Wildlife Technician Resume Samples

A Wildlife Technician either works independently or assists the wildlife conservation professionals in gathering information and monitoring wildlife. The work activities commonly showcased on a successful Wildlife Technician Resume include some or all of these – observing and monitoring wildlife, tracking animals using GPS and mapping; educating people about wildlife, coordinating and helping researchers, leading tourists on wildlife tours and identifying animals within their habitat. Part of the job description also includes physically manipulating and repairing structures that house wildlife, collecting samples of vegetation, tagging or corralling animals and monitoring animal activities.

Good working knowledge of the latest computer technology, practical animal handling skills, and a strong grasp over animal taxonomy is required mandatorily for this role. As this career field is physically demanding, candidates are expected to be physically strong and active. The minimum education criteria is an associate’s degree in wildlife biology, animal science or Zoology.

Wildlife Technician Resume example

Wildlife Technician Resume

Objective : Worked as a seasonal wildlife technician as well as a seasonal fisheries technician and as a general laborer for an excavating and contracting company.

Skills : Technical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Trapped threatened prairie dogs using Tomahawk live traps near burrows on public and private lands using various types of bait.
    2. Processed prairie dogs: sexing, weighing, and ear tagging.
    3. Relocated UPD's to man-made burrows as well as, abandoned burrows on public lands set aside for UPD recovery.
    4. Collaborated with other agencies such as the BLM and U.S.
    5. Educated the public about the importance of the species as well as listen to their concerns about the animal's disturbance.
    6. Assisted with UPD surveys on private lands, in which the public desires to establish.
    7. Responded to bentonite mining in the Bighorn Basin.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Wildlife Technician II Resume

Headline : Personal characteristics of responsibility, reliability, courteousness, friendly nature, and an eager willingness to learn and build skills in the work force.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Assessed, monitored, and analyzed sage grouse populations on lek sites during breeding months.
    2. Worked alone in remote areas. Duties and responsibilities include.
    3. Operation and maintenance of ATVs.
    4. Traped and relocated nuisance wildlife Driving company vehicle while interpreting a map.
    5. Primary duties include writing, researching, and following protocols for wildlife surveying involving raptors, migratory birds, amphibians, and deer.
    6. Increased wildlife surveying experience for a broader scope of wildlife species: including but not limited to, upland game, raptors.
    7. Participated in the development of the unit wildlife project plans and program for habitat management.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Wildlife Technician III Resume

Summary : Certified commercial pesticide applicator with the State of Missouri in two seperate categories. Driven individual with a strong work ethic and desire to succeed.

Skills : GIS/GPS, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for which time the company restructured to reorganize majority of the management tasks to the owner.
    2. Performed animal entry inspections on commercial and residential homes and buildings.
    3. Presented bid sheets to residential and commercial property owners and fill out corresponding contracts.
    4. Capable of working on roof structures including asphalt, tile, slate and shake shingles.
    5. Responsible for applied pesticides in a responsible manner as well as adhering to all state, local and federal laws.
    6. Able to utilize a variety of live and lethal traps to control damaging animals.
    7. Top producer for the company several years in a row.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.S

Wildlife Technician/Representative Resume

Summary : Seeking employment in the Gallup area within a friendly, honest, and up-pace establishment. Previous restaurant service experience in providing a comfortable and enjoyable dining experience.

Skills : Customer Service, Military, Cashiering.

Description :

    1. Conducted Diamondback Terrapin research, which includes kayaking to sites all over Long Island taking initial population surveys.
    2. Worked entails looking for trematodes present on the snail's operculum to help determine terrapin abundance.
    3. Piped Plover and nesting Tern conservation.
    4. Set up fencing/exclosures to ensure beneficial nesting productivity, monitoring beaches and determining hatching/fledging chicks.
    5. Tested includes seining for larvae and water sampling/testing for the ponds.
    6. Surveyed includes going to specific marshes and looking for all species considered waterfowl.
    7. Misted nesting & bird banding. Tracked birds with radio telemetry.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Wildlife Technician I Resume

Objective : Wildlife technicians work with mapping and GPS equipment to monitor and track animals. These technicians identify animals within their habitats.

Skills : Research, Report Writing, Field Surveying.

Description :

    1. Directed subordinates as necessary.
    2. Installed and mended barb-wire fence to restrict the movement of cattle within critical wildlife habitat.
    3. Maintained road systems for public access and fire prevention.
    4. Checked hunters pull teeth for aging, and interview hunters to determine used on the WMA.
    5. Maintained all structures necessary to the WMA.
    6. Excited doing inspections, trapping animals, removing waste, also light repair to homes and businesses.
    7. Dealt with customers' concerns and needs truck drivers.
    8. Planted and maintain food plots for various wildlife.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Wildlife Technician I Resume

Objective : Proven success in management and program execution of independent wildlife and biology research projects. Exceptional interpersonal and written communications skills.

Skills : Data Entry, Customer Service, Management.

Description :

    1. Ranged wide seasonal habitat mapping research crew member in Jackson County, Colorado.
    2. Responsible for night trapping, banding, and radio-collaring greater-sage grouse hens.
    3. Located and tracked hens using radio telemetry to estimate nest success and summer range.
    4. Rugged terrain at high elevations (over 8,000 feet) and highly variable weather conditions.
    5. Operated and safely handled of ATV's on a daily basis.
    6. Identified sagebrush vegetation communities and sample nest, brood and non-use sites using Daubenmire and line-intercept methods.
    7. Communicated with private land-owners for access to different ranches.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Fisheries

Wildlife Technician II Resume

Headline : Experience in a wide variety of jobs with different duties. Training in skills that are beneficial in both the workplace and personal life situations, such as leadership,money and time management, and interpersonal relations.

Skills : CPR certified, Analytical Skills.

Description :

    1. Collected field data pertaining to soil, vegetation, aquatic communities, wildlife, and cultural resources in sites.
    2. Documented impacts using GPS, photography, site mapping, and quantitative measurements.
    3. Assimilated data into a summary report with suggestions for refinements of current methodologies.
    4. Participated in Impact Monitoring Project Development Committee.
    5. Assisted in native plant nursery and wilderness revegetation projects.
    6. Assisted with maintaining a fence for wildlife safety.
    7. Assisted with data entry. Surveyed, a record amount, and map wildlife for future use.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Biology

Asst. Wildlife Technician Resume

Objective : Seeking a part time position as an animal caretaker, applying educational knowledge, research skills, and laboratory experience.

Skills : People Skills, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted Goshawk Surveys and nest revisits. Helped/supervised wildlife guzzler installation.
    2. Licensed to drive company vehicles and ATV's.
    3. Bobcat operation in the removal of conifer trees in aspen stands.
    4. Conducted installation of enclosures for grass growth in livestock grazing areas.
    5. Performed elk counts classifying cow elk, calves, and bulls.
    6. Sprayed vegetation in waterways with mud boats and other boats.
    7. Maintained equipment, boats, compounds, and grounds.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Asst. Wildlife Technician Resume

Objective : To obtain a position that will enable to effectively utilize strong organizational skills, education, and to gain work related experience.

Skills : Remodeling, Investigation.

Description :

    1. Employed in an RCW augmentation project located at Sam Houston National Forest.
    2. Augmented is introducing a subadult female RCW to a single male RCW.
    3. Recognized and locating active RCW cavities and climbing trees with Swedish tree-climbing ladders.
    4. Active cavity trees were climbed to determine whether cavity contained eggs or young.
    5. Contained eggs the date of hatching and banding was estimated.
    6. Caught with a noose and color-banded.
    7. Banded color of fledgling RCWs was determined by using a spotting scope.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Biology

Wildlife Technician/Executive Resume

Objective : Proven ability to conduct wetland and stream delineations, perform field studies, prepare technical report, coordinate with federal and state environmental agencies, obtaining permits.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Assisted the public in resolving wildlife issues.
    2. Provided best practices for handling animal nuisance situations.
    3. Collected samples for Chronic Wasting Disease.
    4. Provided referrals for licensed nuisance wildlife agents.
    5. Worked in regional program areas related to natural water resources planning and community development.
    6. Utilized scientific methodologies and best practices to develop solutions for matters with limited scope.
    7. Interpreted and recorded data, conduct analyses, compared findings to relevant studies and ensured compliance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Wildlife Technician Resume

Headline : To obtain a position that builds upon and utilizes collegiate and professional experience in biology, science education, research, conservation, and communication.

Skills : Problem Solving Skills, Operating Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted Northern Goshawk nest surveys. Aerial and ground population surveys.
    2. Founded the only Northern Goshawk nests during that season.
    3. Completed first-aid, CPR, and 4x4 driving training.
    4. Participated in wildland fire fighting training.
    5. Handled, tagged and weighed Weddell seal pups and adults.
    6. Specialized camera equipment to photograph adult female seals for mass estimation.
    7. Assisted grad students with nightly surveys and tagging of nesting green sea turtles.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Environmental Science