Biological Aide

Location: 
Grace Fish Hatchery
Application Period: 
12/16/2021
Employment Type: 
Temporary/Seasonal/Part Time
Salary: 
$11.25 per hour
Employment Dates: 
3/1/2022 to 7/1/2022

About the position

The Grace Fish Hatchery is seeking one (1) temporary Biological Aide (non-benefited) to assist in daily hatchery operations and fish transport during the 2022 season. Ideal start date is 3/1/2022.

General Information: 
Incumbents must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs., work in adverse weather conditions, 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 and conservation species fish hatchery. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: assist with trapping, spawning, & rearing of Bonneville Cutthroat Trout, 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:

Steve.stowell@idfg.idaho.gov

Or

Steve Stowell - IDFG

390 Fish Hatchery Lane

Grace, ID 83241

**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: 
Steve Stowell
Phone: 
2084276364
Open until filled