Job: Stream Sampling Crew Leader

Title Stream Sampling Crew Leader
Agency, Location University of Tennessee at Martin/Tennessee
Categories Temporary
Job # 12143
Salary $10.98/hr minimum hiring rate. Salary in competitive and commensurate with qualifications
End Date Untill Filled

Primary responsibilities include the supervision of a fish sampling crew conducting electrofishing samples in wadeable streams throughout west Tennessee. Other responsibilities include instream habitat surveys, data entry, and maintenance of field equipment.


Minimum qualifications include: a B.S. in biology, stream/wildlife ecology or related field; experience with stream habitat surveys and backpack electrofishing; a valid driver’s license, and the ability to work long hours (~ 10 hrs) in hot and humid conditions.


Application Process: Applicants must apply online at and attach to the application the following: a cover letter, resume, and two professional references. Position will remain open until filled and all inquiries should be directed to Dr. Blanchard or Dr. Fore via email to Dr. Blanchard (; 731-884-7594) and Dr. Fore (; 731-343-2004).