Job: Seasonal Field Technician I

Title Seasonal Field Technician I
Agency, Location UT Division of Wildlife Resources
Categories Temporary
Job # 9858
Salary $10.99–$13.65/hr
End Date 1/18
Responsibilities

Several 3-7 month positions, assisting with field projects involving sensitive and endangered fish populations of the Upper Colorado River. Duties include monitoring/researching native fishes and nonnative removal using a variety of electrofishing techniques (boat, barge, and raft), netting (seining, fyke and trammel), and PIT-technology.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or degree-seeking in fisheries biology or closely related field. Preference may be given to applicants with electrofishing experience, boating/rafting experience, and demonstrated ability to work well independently and with others. Strenuous physical activity, long hours of operation, backpacking, rafting, and overnight camping in remote locations is required for field work operations.

Contact

Please send resume, transcripts, and letter of interest with qualifications to Joe Skorupski, Native Aquatics Biologist II at below email or phone: 435-219-6525); 318 North Vernal Ave, Vernal, Utah 84078. Please call or email with questions.

Email jskorupski@utah.gov