About the position
Assist with multiple research projects aimed at restoring various fish populations in the Kootenai River in northern Idaho. Primary responsibilities will be winter hoop netting for Burbot and spring gillnetting for White Sturgeon in the Kootenai River. Additional responsibilities may include: boat electrofishing and maintaining a passive array of sonic telemetry receivers, a remote PIT tag antenna, and equipment. This position requires trailering and operating boats and working outside in inclement weather conditions during the winter months.
This is a non-benefitted position at 40 hours per week. The applicant will be required to take one-month off (April or May), the timing of which will be based on project needs. Various housing options are available for free or reduced rent.