Job: Temporary Biologist Technician, Fisheries (16 positions, statewide)

Title Temporary Biologist Technician, Fisheries (16 positions, statewide)
Agency, Location Wyoming Game and Fish Department
Categories Temporary
Job # 13718
Salary $15.01 Hourly
Responsibilities

Duties will be variable and may include electrofishing, netting, stream/habitat surveys, angler surveys, chemical restoration, data entry, and equipment maintenance as well as other routine fisheries management tasks.  Biologist technicians will assist with watercraft inspection and decontamination in cooperation with the states aquatic invasive species program, as well as assistance with the aquatic habitat program.

Qualifications

 Preference will be given to those pursuing a career in fisheries and seeking their first seasonal position in fisheries OR are seeking a career in fisheries and have 1-2 years of relevant work experience and a desire to help mentor less experienced technicians. Applicants must complete a State of Wyoming online application.  Applicants should attach a cover letter and resume with their online state application. The cover letter should include career plans, suitability for the job, and preferences for type of work and work location as well as dates of availability (starting and ending dates are particularly important). High school degree plus experience in fish and wildlife resource management, research, or college course work towards a degree in fishery or wildlife management, ichthyology, hydrology, watershed science or other closely related field. Positions are intended to provide valuable experience for individuals seeking a fisheries career.

 

Ad Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Contact

Craig Amadio, [email protected]

 

Link https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/wyoming