Job: Seasonal Field Technician I

Title Seasonal Field Technician I
Agency, Location Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, UT
Categories Temporary
Job # 10663
Salary $10.99–$13.65/hr
End Date Until filled.
Responsibilities

Seasonal Field Technician I

Two 2-3 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, and PIT-technology. **Housing available at a low monthly rate**

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 email resume, transcripts, and letter of interest with qualifications to Robert Schelly, Native Fisheries Biologist (email below; phone: 435-219-4910). Please email with questions.

Email rschelly@utah.gov