Career and Student Opportunities

Delta Waterfowl offers our employees an excellent compensation and benefit package that includes: employee provided health, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick time, and a 401K plan. Delta Waterfowl is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Manitoba Waterfowl Technician
Looking to work with Delta in the field? Delta Waterfowl Technicians are needed to assist a project investigating the breeding ecology of Canvasbacks, as well as other nesting ducks in response to predator reduction in Southwestern Manitoba. Click for full job description.

Manitoba Research Assistant
Are you a student working towards a biology or related degree? Apply with Delta Waterfowl for a research project investigating the influence of predator reduction on nest success of canvasbacks and other overwater-nesting ducks in southwestern Manitoba, Canada. Click for full job description.

Development Director – Houston, TX / New Orleans, LA and surrounding area
Delta Waterfowl Foundation is seeking a seasoned development professional with a passion for conservation, a strong hunting ethic and a working knowledge of waterfowl biology to lead our Major Gift fundraising effort in the Houston, TX or New Orleans, LA and surrounding area. Click for full job description.

Development Director – Minneapolis, MN and surrounding area
Delta Waterfowl Foundation is seeking a seasoned development professional with a passion for conservation, a strong hunting ethic and a working knowledge of waterfowl biology to lead our Major Gift fundraising effort in the Minneapolis, MN, and surrounding area. Click for full job description.

Hunter Recruitment, Retention and Reactivation (R3) Coordinator – Bismarck, ND
As a member of the Waterfowl and Hunter Recruitment Programs team, the R3 Coordinator is an organized and self-motivated individual with a strong hunting and human dimensions background. This individual assists Delta’s VP of Waterfowl and Hunter Recruitment Programs with a variety of tasks, the most critical being oversight and daily management of Delta Waterfowl’s hunter Recruitment, Retention, and Reactivation (R3) program portfolio. Click for a full job description.

The Dave Ankney & Sandi Johnson Waterfowl and Wetlands Graduate Research Scholarship

The Dave Ankney & Sandi Johnson Graduate Research Scholarship was established in 2013. Two scholarships are awarded annually to graduate students working on waterfowl/wetland issues in North America, one to a MSc candidate and one to a PhD candidate.

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Award Recipients:

2019 – Casey Setash, PhD Student
2019 – Catrina Terry, MSc Student

2018 – Samantha Fino, PhD Student
2018 – Kyla Bas, MSc Student

2017 – Matt Dyson, PhD Student
2017 – Kelsey Navarre, MSc Student

2016 – Ben Sedinger, PhD Student
2016 – Cassandra Skaggs, MSc Student

2015 – Adam Janke, PhD Student
2015 – Megan Ross, MSc Student

2014 – Dave Messmer, PhD Student
2014 – Clark Nissley, MSc Student