Job: Wildlife Technician II

Title Wildlife Technician II
Agency, Location UT Dept. of Wildlife Resources
Categories Permanent
Job # 10594
Salary $12.24—$19.42/hr, DOE
End Date Open until filled
Responsibilities

Serve as full-time crew leader for field projects involving state sensitive and endangered fishes in the upper Colorado River Basin. Duties include monitoring native fishes and nonnative removal using a variety of electrofishing techniques (boat, barge and raft), PIT-technology and netting techniques, data entry/management, maintenance and preparation of field equipment, and report preparation. Desired start data ASAP.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in fisheries biology or closely related field. Preference may be given to applicants with extensive electrofishing experience, boating/rafting experience, fisheries research experience, data management skills, and demonstrated leadership skills. Strenuous physical activity, long hours, rafting and overnight camping in remote locations is essential.

Contact

Please send a resume, transcripts, and cover letter to Robert Schelly, Native Fisheries Biologist (rschelly@utah.gov; phone: 435-219-4910), 318 North Vernal Ave., Vernal, Utah 84078.

Email rschelly@utah.gov
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