Job: Fisheries Biological Aide – 6 Positions

Title Fisheries Biological Aide – 6 Positions
Agency, Location Idaho Department of Fish & Game
Categories Temporary
Job # 12407
Salary $10.20
End Date 2017-10-06
Responsibilities

Perform routine fish rearing duties at anadromous species fish hatchery. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: weighing fish feed and feeding fish; cleaning raceways; maintaining grounds and equipment; crowding and netting fish; loading and unloading trucks; assisting in the spawning of steelhead and Chinook salmon; distributing rainbow trout. Work may involve prolonged standing in all weather conditions, occasional field travel, overnight stays, and lifting and carrying equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.

TEMPORARY/SEASONAL POSITION: THE STARTING DATE IS TENTATIVELY SET FOR DECEMBER 18, 2017 – MAY 16, 2018. THE WORK LOCATION IS CLEARWATER FISH HATCHERY, AHSAHKA, IDAHO.

Qualifications

Demonstrated ability to handle responsibility and work independently. Course work in a Natural Resource/Biological Science is strongly preferred but not mandatory. Previous fish hatchery experience a plus, but not required. Candidates with course work and/or previous experience will be given preference. Must be at least 18 years of age.

Contact

Send resume, cover letter, IDFG temporary application, and three recent work references to:

Orofino Job Service
Email: orofinomail@labor.idaho.gov
Phone: (208) 476-5506
Fax: (208) 476-3471

Email anthony.folsom@idfg.idaho.gov
Link http://fishandgame.idaho.gov