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BAT FIELD ASSISTANT
ASAP start for 1 year +
ABC are recruiting for a voluntary Bat Research Assistant to assist the team in all aspects of field research work in Malawi across our field sites according to need. We are conducting a straw coloured GSM tagging project, university field course, Mops radio tracking project and woodland bat survey project this coming year and need as much assistance as we can get! The role includes harp trapping, mist netting, acoustic recording and roost surveying, and potentially radio tracking. This will require field work at night and in the day and the candidate must be willing to work and be based in remote environments and work according to demand.
The post offers an excellent opportunity for career development for a researcher who is interested in applied conservation biology, bats and human-wildlife conflict.
(Advertised 18/09/2019. Closed when position is filled)
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Start November 1 year +
CRM are seeking applicants for the position of Carnivore Research Assistant based in Lilongwe or Vwaza Marsh Wildlife Reserve, Malawi. This is a full-time voluntary position conducting behavioural ecology field research to assess carnivore populations across our sites, including the capital city of Lilongwe, and vwaza marsh to inform human-wildlife conflict management (www.carnivoreresearchmalawi.org/urbanhyaena).
FIELD & PROJECTS SPECIAL MANAGER
Start ASAP for 1 year +
We are currently recruiting for a Field and Special Projects Manager to assist us in managing our field sites and delivering our special projects across our sites. The position is primarily based at our field camps in Vwaza Marsh and Nyika National Parks, with some periods spent at the Lilongwe Research Centre Accommodation and use of the project vehicle is provided along with a modest contribution to living costs.
(Advertised 18/9/2019. Closed when position is filled)