Job: Fisheries Biological Aide (3 Positions)

Title Fisheries Biological Aide (3 Positions)
Agency, Location Idaho Department of Fish and Game
Categories Temporary
Job # 13148
Salary $10.60 per hour
Responsibilities

Dates Needed: Mid-May – Late-August 2019, but dates are flexible

The Anadromous Fish Screen and Habitat Program in Salmon, Idaho is seeking 3 Fisheries Biological Aides (non-benefited) to be part of a fisheries monitoring and evaluation crew. Position will assist in monitoring the abundance, distribution, and habitat use of salmonids. This position will be part of a field crew of 3-4 people during the summer field season. Primary duties include: stream electrofishing, snorkeling, recording data, spawning ground surveys, operating and maintain PIT Tag detection systems, and maintaining all field equipment.

Qualifications

Minimum of one year completed pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in fisheries, biology or other closely related field; or equivalent training and work experience.  Individuals with experience in the above fisheries techniques and salmonid identification will be given preference.  Applicants should be detail-oriented, self-motivated, and safety conscious. Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license.

Ad Closing Date: March 12, 2019

Contact

Demitra Blythe/[email protected]

 

Link https://idfg.idaho.gov/job/50339