CFRI is hiring students for summer field crews!

Join our field crew!

CFRI is currently hiring 12-20 summer forest ecology field technicians to assist with forest restoration research and monitoring projects throughout Colorado. Duties include (1) measuring forest and tree characteristics, (2) fuel characterization and sampling, (3) plant identification, (4) understory vegetation monitoring, and (5) safely navigating with maps, compass, and GPS.

The term of the position is approximately 3 months, from mid-May through August 2021, with potential for extension of part-time work, dependent on performance. The position duties are approximately 75% conducting fieldwork and 25% assisting with lab duties including data processing and management. This position is focused on supporting our field data collection efforts.

For full consideration, apply by midnight MST on February 19th, 2021. See job flyer below for more details, and please contact Katarina Warnick at with questions.

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