Applicants with or without reasonable accommodations must be capable of working long hours in various and often inclement weather conditions, carrying a variety of equipment weighing up to 50 pounds for up to 3 miles each day, stand for long periods of time, safely drive for multiple hours per shift, and handle large harvested fish. Weekend work is required and some holiday work is required. Schedules are randomized and change each week. The position involves contacting large numbers of anglers so good communication skills are required.
Accurately collect and record fishery harvest and effort data from anglers using hard copy data sheets, collect biological samples, enter data into computer applications, and assist other fisheries staff as necessary.
Some secondary education and basic experience using computers is preferred but not required. Basic math skills are required. Applicants should have some knowledge of Idaho fish species including identification. Applicants must be able to interact with the public in a professional and positive manner, work independently, and follow set protocols while accurately collecting data. Applicants should be detail-oriented, self-motivated, and safety conscious. Must have a valid driver’s license.