Disease Program Technician – Louisiana (Anticipated Position)

Agency
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
Location
Baton Rouge, LA
Job Category
Temporary/Seasonal Positions
Salary
$16.00/hr
Start Date
08/20/2018
Last Date to Apply
07/30/2018
Description
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Wildlife Disease Program is anticipating hiring one disease program technician. The position will be responsible for mammal trapping and sample collection. The position will begin August 20, 2018 and end January 30, 2019. Duties include, but are not limited to, setting and checking traps, PIT tagging, blood draw, assisting during managed hunts, and data collection and entry. This position is based out of Baton Rouge, LA, where housing is provided. To apply, please send a one-page cover letter, resume with relevant experience, and 3 references as attachments in an email to Nikki Anderson (NAnderson@wlf.la.gov) with the title “Disease Program Technician.”
Qualifications
Qualifications: - Previous fieldwork experience - Reliable data collection, entry, and management skills - Ability to work long and irregular hours (early morning, late nights, weekends) in difficult weather conditions, including heat, cold, rain, biting insects, and thick vegetation - Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds - Willingness to learn new skills and maintain a flexible schedule
Contact Person
Nikki Anderson
Contact eMail
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