Job: Fishery Biologist, Research & Monitoring

Title Fishery Biologist, Research & Monitoring
Agency, Location Kodiak Regional Aquaculture Association: Kodiak, Alaska
Categories Permanent
Job # 13118
Salary Full time, 12 month position. Starting wage $18.50 – 21.50 p/hr DOE. Generous benefits include group health insurance, 401K retirement plan, paid time off, 12 paid holidays and coverage of some moving expenses.
Responsibilities

Works under the supervision of the Research & Monitoring Manager, responsible for participating in all aspects of field investigations by applying sound science and technology to perform salmon research, enhancement and rehabilitation projects. Requires the ability to work both in the office and in remote field camps for extended periods. Will direct and support field projects, including training field technicians; analyze data and generate reports; and assist in Mark and Age evaluation.

Qualifications

BS/BA in fisheries or related natural resources field, AND experience working in field and/or lab settings with increasing levels of responsibility.  Must have working knowledge of data collection techniques. Experience operating small skiffs, outboard motors, ATVs, and field camp construction desired. Team building and leadership skills necessary.  Physical requirements include backcountry hiking and wading in cold water streams while carrying heavy backpack.

CLOSING DATE:Immediately, Open until Filled

Contact

Send resume/references to Nathan Weber, R&M Mgr [email protected] AND Tina Fairbanks, Executive Director [email protected]. Call 888-486-6555. Full position description available at www.kodiak.org and Alaska

Link http://www.kodiak.org