Fisheries Biological Aide (4 positions)

Location: 
Clearwater Fish Hatchery, Ahsahka
Application Period: 
1/6/2021 to 4/1/2021
Employment Type: 
Temporary/Seasonal/Part Time
Salary: 
$10.95
Employment Dates: 
5/23/2021 to 10/17/2021

About the position

Fisheries Biological Aide (4 positions available)

Location: Clearwater Fish Hatchery, Ahsahka, ID

Salary: $10.95 per hour. Non-benefitted, 40 hours per week

Dates Needed: MAY 23rd, 2021 – OCTOBER 17th, 2021 START DATES ARE TENTATIVE AND FLEXIBLE

Responsibilities

With or without reasonable accommodations, incumbent must be able to perform routine fish rearing duties at anadromous species fish hatchery. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: weighing fish feed and feeding fish; cleaning raceways; maintaining grounds and equipment; crowding and netting fish; loading and unloading trucks; assisting in the spawning of steelhead and Chinook Salmon; distributing Rainbow Trout.

Extended travel will be required at times to remote locations for fish sampling operations. This position involves standing and working in cold water and for up to eight hours per shift; lifting and carrying equipment weighing up to 50 pounds; and working in extreme weather conditions.

Qualifications/Skills Needed

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 is a plus, but not required. Candidates with course work and/or previous experience will be given preference. Must be at least 18 years of age. Dormitory style housing is available on station free of charge.

How to Apply

To Apply

Idaho Department of Labor

416 Johnson Ave., Suite 12

Orofino, ID 83544-0391

Email: orofinomail@labor.idaho.gov

Phone: (208) 476-5506

Fax: (208) 476-3471

Application Deadline: April 1, 2021 or UNTIL FILLED

*Incomplete job applications will not be considered

*Applicant must be able to read, write, and compute simple math

*Applicant must have a valid driver’s license

*EEO/Vet Pref

If a qualified applicant is found, this announcement may close before the listed closed date.

Additional Comments: 
EEO/Veteran’s Preference. If qualified applicants are found, this announcement may close before the listed closing date.
Contact: 
Sage Hallenbeck
Phone: 
2084763331
Traditional - Open through close date (specified)