Job: Fisheries Research Technician

Title Fisheries Research Technician
Agency, Location Montana State University, Montana Cooperative Fishery Research Unit, Bozeman, Montana
Categories Student
Job # 13434
Salary $10.70/hour – $11.50/hour; based on experience
Responsibilities

Assist in tracking Mountain Whitefish using radio telemetry in the Green River, Wyoming during the spawning season. Duties will include raft electrofishing, rowing a drift boat, using radio telemetry equipment, egg mat sampling, and equipment maintenance.

Duration of Position: 26 August – 29 November

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or seeking a degree in fisheries, ecology, or related field. Housing will be provided if applicant is willing to live in a camper for an extended period. Rafting and radio telemetry experience preferred. Must be willing to work some weekends and long days in harsh weather conditions (e.g., snow, wind). Must have a valid driver’s license.

Ad Closing Date: Until Filled

Contact

To apply please send a cover letter highlighting relevant experience, resume or CV, copy of academic transcript, and list of three references to Colter Brown ([email protected]).