|Title||Aquatic Field Technician|
|Agency, Location||The Prairie Research Institute at the University of Illinois. Position located in Havana, Illinois.|
|Salary||$9.00-$11.00 per hour|
Illinois River Biological Station, Illinois Natural History Survey, a division of the Prairie Research Institute at the University of Illinois. Position located in Havana, Illinois.
Assist large river ecologists in microscopic analysis of zooplankton samples, including identification, enumeration, and biomass estimation of zooplankton taxa. Assist other lab and field based projects as needed.
Bachelors degree in biological related field, ability to work with minimal supervision in laboratory setting. Experience with microscopes and zooplankton identification preferred, but not required. This position requires a commitment to safety, strong work ethic, and meticulous data recording skills.Must have a valid driver’s license.
Available: January-June 2019
Ad Closing Date: 2/1/2019, position may be filled sooner if suitable candidate is found.
To apply, please email cover letter, resume/CV and contact information for three professional references to: Levi Solomon at [email protected]– (Reference “IRBS Zooplankton Tech” in subject line).