Job: Natural Resource Technician 1

Title Natural Resource Technician 1
Agency, Location Ohio DNR- Division of Wildlife
Categories Student, Temporary
Job # 13795
Salary 15.34/hour

Field Technician Duties: Assists with fisheries research programs aboard Lake Erie research vessels; Collects biological samples from harvested fish; Records data in lab and field (lengths, weights, sex, maturity and processes diet samples); Ages fish by otoliths, perform water quality, benthic, habitat and hydroacoustic sampling, assists with additional creel age/length collections. 

Creel Clerk Duties: Interviews anglers at boat ramps, marinas and access points; Collects data from anglers on their fishing location, length of trip, what they kept and released; Collects biological samples from harvested fish (lengths); Retains records and samples in a neat and secure manner.



Maintain valid driver’s license;  A.S. or B.S. in Fisheries Management or related degree; Creel Clerks expected to drive own vehicle along Lake Erie shoreline, rivers and/or harbors for conducting surveys. 

To apply, send cover letter and resume to the contacts below. Interviews planned for March.

Ad Closing Date: Feb. 28, 2020


Eric Weimer/[email protected]