Job: Fisheries Technician (8 month-benefited)

Title Fisheries Technician (8 month-benefited)
Agency, Location Idaho Department of Fish and Game (Salmon Region)
Categories Temporary
Job # 13753
Salary 12.78/hour Plus Competitive Benefits!
Responsibilities

 Technician will lead a 3 person crew to conduct fishery management surveys in various water bodies throughout the region and manage associated sampling data.  Work will mainly be conducted in frontcountry areas, but will also involve hiking into high elevation backcountry areas and staying for several days at a time. Incumbents should be comfortable and confident leading a crew in the use of common fish sampling techniques including boat and backpack electrofishing, fish tagging equipment, acoustic and radio telemetry, and using a variety of netting equipment (e.g. gill nets and trap nets).  Incumbents should also be comfortable operating power boats, and will be expected to perform general operation and maintenance of equipment, boats, and vehicles.  Incumbents will also be expected to assist fishery biologists with data analyses and report writing.

Qualifications

Please see announcement at:  https://idfg.idaho.gov/job/60757

Ad Closing Date: Until Filled

Contact

For directions to apply visit https://idfg.idaho.gov/job/60757

Kayden Estep
[email protected] 
(208) 756-2271

Link https://idfg.idaho.gov/jobs