Fisheries Biological Aide (3 positions)

Eagle Fish Hatchery - Eagle, ID
Application Period: 
5/21/2018 to 6/15/2018
Employment Type: 
Temporary/Seasonal/Part Time
10.35 per hour (non-benefited)
Employment Dates: 
7/16/2018 to 12/14/2018

About the position

Eagle Fish Hatchery is seeking 3 Biological Aides (non-benefited) to assist with Sockeye Salmon fish culture and hatchery related activities.

Dates Needed: July 16, 2018 through December 14, 2018 (not to exceed 5 months).

General Information: 
With or without reasonable accommodations, incumbents must be able to stand for long periods of time, safely drive for multiple hours per shift, and work in adverse weather conditions.
Incumbents will work 40 hours per week. Typical work hours are 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Work schedules may include occasional field activities resulting in staying overnight and occasional weekend work rotations.
Weighing fish feed and feeding fish, cleaning and caring for fish in rearing vessels, assist in trapping and transporting anadromous Sockeye Salmon. Sockeye Salmon spawning, egg husbandry, general fish culture, maintaining grounds and equipment, cleaning office and hatchery facilities.
Demonstrated ability to handle responsibility and work independently. Course work in a Natural Resource/Biological Science is strongly preferred, but not mandatory. Previous fish hatchery experience a plus but not required. Candidate must be able to work in extreme conditions in an isolated area and be able to lift 50 lbs.
How to Apply

Complete an IDFG Application for Temporary Employment at:

Submit a cover letter, a resume, three references, and completed IDFG Application for Temporary Employment via E-mail (preferred) or mail to:

Eagle Fish Hatchery

Attn: Dan Baker

1762 S. Trout Rd

Eagle, ID 83616


Contact: Dan Baker


Phone: (208) 939-4114

Additional Comments: 
EEO/Veteran’s Preference. If qualified applicants are found, this announcement may close before the listed closing date.
Dan Baker
(208) 939-4114
(208) 939-2415
Traditional - Open through close date (specified)