We are seeking a fisheries field technician for an investigation of post-larval amphidromous fish recruitment. Duties will primarily include assisting with field sampling using a kick net. Field duties will involve wading in river waters and handling post-larval fishes.
Applicants must have at least an associate’s degree.
Departmental Required Skills
Candidate must be able to drive a vehicle must be familiar with fish identification, must be bilingual, able to swim, and able to carry over 75 lbs.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education
Prior experience with sampling and identification of coastal fishes is preferred. It is imperative that the applicant be organized, self-motivated, able to receive instructions and carry out detailed tasks; and comfortable working in remote settings under adverse and unpredictable conditions.
Required License or Certification
Valid US Driver’s License
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