About the position
Nampa Research is seeking (4) temporary Fisheries Biological Aides (non-benefitted) to work as part of a summer field crew. Crew members will conduct snorkeling and habitat surveys to determine fish abundance and distribution in the Salmon and Clearwater River drainages.
Dates needed: 5/22/2019 to 8/23/2019 (ending date is flexible)
The work schedule is typically eight days on and six off and average 10 hours per day. The crew will camp out during their stint in the field. All camp gear, snorkel equipment and food will be supplied by IDFG. Housing is not provided during days off.
It is desired that individuals have the following skills and experience: fish identification, camping, backpacking, fly-fishing, navigating by GPS and topographical maps, operating 4x4 vehicles and ATV’s, towing and backing trailers, operating chainsaws.