Get out and enjoy natural Florida with us! The Florida Natural Areas Inventory offers an excellent collaborative working environment with a dedicated team of biologists, GIS and data analysts, conservation planners, and administrative staff. As a Florida State University employee you will have access to a wide range of benefits the university offers.

We are currently hiring for one position!

  • OPS/Field Biologist : The Florida Natural Areas Inventory (FNAI) at Florida State University is looking for an entry level field biologist whose primary responsibilities will be assisting with field surveys for gopher tortoises and invasive plant species. The selected candidate will also assist with other FNAI projects including rare plant and animal surveys, vegetation monitoring, and natural (vegetative) community mapping, as their abilities permit. This position requires extensive travel (up to 90%) and field work in remote locations across Florida throughout the year. See this link to apply and for more information on Florida State University's hiring portal.

In addition to our permanent staff, we occasionally hire temporary field positions as project needs arise, so check back often!

As part of Florida State University, FNAI is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

Collage of FNAI staff in the field and in the office