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Archbold Biological Station employs about 40 personnel, full time and part-time of whom ~60% are science staff, in a series of divisions for scientific programs, administrative support, kitchen, land management and maintenance crews. We provide purposeful jobs, excellent benefits and a caring, varied, and rewarding work environment; many staff have worked with us for twenty to thirty years. We accept unsolicited applications but all Open Positions are posted on the web site. There are additional employment opportunities, with about 15 research and operational positions including ranch crew, at the Buck Island Ranch.

Archbold recruits and trains about 20 undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, and graduate research internships annually and has openings for land management and education internship positions.

Archbold welcomes volunteers in any science, education or land management activity.

Archbold is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups.

Guest Services / Housekeeping and Cooking

We are seeking a valuable member to our Guest Services team to assist in general houskeeping and basic kitchen duties at the Station. This is a full-time, year-round position, typically M-F days, with paid holidays/vacation/sick time and excellent benefits. Pay range $12/$14 per hour based on experience. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until filled. Click here for more information and instructions for applying.

Florida Grasshopper Sparrow Research Asst.

We are seeking a full-time Research Assistant to join the collaborative conservation efforts to save the Florida Grasshopper Sparrow (FGSP), one of the most threatened birds in North America. This is an exciting opportunity to lead the population and demographic monitoring of the FGSP, including nest protection, habitat and forage quality assessments at DeLuca Preserve, a private working cattle ranch in central Florida. Individual will also make habitat management recommendations, engage stakeholders in working rangeland conservation, and manage and analyze data to produce scientific reports and publications. This is a full-time position with benefits. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until filled. Click here for more information and instructions for applying.

Florida Grasshopper Sparrow Seasonal RA

We are seeking a Seasonal Research Assistant to join the collaborative conservation efforts to save the Florida Grasshopper Sparrow (FGSP), one of the most threatened birds in North America. This is an exciting opportunity to conduct field work at DeLuca Preserve, a private working cattle ranch in central Florida. Duties will include population and demographic monitoring of the FGSP, nest protection, habitat and forage quality assessments, and habitat management. This is a 6-month position with anticipated March/April start dates. Includes free off-site housing. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until filled. Click here for more information and instructions for applying.