Job: Fisheries Biologist

Title Fisheries Biologist
Agency, Location Solitude Lake Management, Charlottesville, VA
Categories Professional
Job # 12109
Salary Base salary, commensurate with experience; annual profit sharing bonus
End Date 2017-01-31

Perform fishery and aquatic investigations using a variety of techniques including: electrofishing, seining, and netting
Fish stocking
Assess fisheries habitat in ponds and lakes and install beneficial habitat as needed.
Perform bathymetry studies to create contour maps of lakes
Diagnose and treat for algae and aquatic vegetation
Perform fountain and aerator installs and maintenance
Communicate with clients as needed to keep them informed of work performed, issues discovered, etc.
Extended/overnight travel will be required at times
Work daily to ensure that all equipment, trucks, trailers, and warehouse facilities are maintained in a clean and organized manner


Education: BS in fisheries science or closely-related field
Preferred experience: Five years in a fisheries-related position (a MS degree may substitute for two years’ experience)


Vic DiCenzo, PhD,