Successful applicant will assist with Lake Sturgeon hatchery production and research at the Black River Streamside Facility in Cheboygan County, MI. Duties will include construction and maintenance of production and experimental equipment and facility infrastructure, environmental monitoring, and biosecurity. Additional responsibilities include gamete collection, fertilization and treatment, operation and maintenance of food culture and delivery systems, monitoring and recording of water quality parameters.
Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Fisheries, Aquaculture or related field. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license; be available weekends, weekdays, and holidays. Fish culture experience including additional skills such as: basic construction, electrical, plumbing, and equipment operation and maintenance are required. Applicant should be able to work independently and with a team. Experience in data base management, curation and data analyses would be desirable.