Biological Aide

Location: 
American Falls Fish Hatchery
Application Period: 
5/19/2021
Employment Type: 
Temporary/Seasonal/Part Time
Salary: 
$10.95 per hour
Employment Dates: 
6/14/2021 to 11/12/2021

About the position

The American Falls Fish Hatchery is seeking one (1) temporary Biological Aide (non-benefited) to assist in daily hatchery operations and fish transport during the 2021 summer season. Ideal start date is 6/14/2021.

General Information: 
Incumbents must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs., work in adverse weather condition, and able to operate UTVs. Onsite housing provided if necessary. Weekend & holiday rotation work required; work 40 hours per week.
Responsibilities: 
Perform routine fish culture duties at a sport-fish production fish hatchery. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: weighing fish feed & feeding fish, cleaning rearing vessels, maintaining grounds & equipment, operating fish loading & transport equipment, stocking fish.
Qualifications: 
Applicants must be able to interact with the public in a professional and positive manner, work independently and with a team, and follow set protocols on hatchery operations. Applicants should be detail oriented, self-motivated, and safety conscious. Previous work experience and/or education in Aquaculture, Natural Resources or Biological Science preferred but not mandatory.
How to Apply

Submit resume, 3 references, and a temporary application to:

wyatt.tropea@idfg.idaho.gov

Or

Wyatt Tropea - IDFG

2974 Fish Hatchery Rd

American Falls, ID 83211

**Emailed applications preferred but not mandatory**

Additional Comments: 
EEO/Veteran’s Preference. If qualified applicants are found, this announcement may close before the listed closing date.
Contact: 
Wyatt Tropea
Phone: 
208-226-2015
Open until filled