Fish & Wildlife Monitoring Technician II – California

Agency
Sonoma County Water Agency
Location
Santa Rosa, California
Job Category
Full time Positions
Salary
$25.99 - $31.58 Hourly, Plus Benefits
Last Date to Apply
08/28/2019
Website
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sonoma/jobs/2529489/fish-wildlife-monitoring-technician-ii?page=3&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs
Description
Working in the Environmental Resources section, this position will focus on fish, wildlife ecology, and environmental science monitoring and surveying. Responsibilities will include: -Installing, operating, and maintaining passive integrated transponder (PIT) detection systems, video monitoring systems, and electronic data loggers -Conducting fish surveys via electrofishing, snorkeling, spawner techniques, fish trapping, and instream and terrestrial habitat surveying -Sampling water quality and invertebrates -Supporting and assisting staff in the development, implementation, and management of fish and wildlife population, and habitat monitoring programs -Collecting and compiling data -Coordinating Sonoma Water project activities, which may include leading one or more entry- level staff The ideal candidate will possess the ability to train and lead workers in the field; strong communication skills to develop effective working relationships with internal and external colleagues; and experience: -Installing and maintaining PIT antennas, video equipment, and other electronic data loggers used for remote data collection -Working on fish and wildlife biological or ecological projects, and monitoring or surveying for water-related programs -Using equipment common to field activities in fish and wildlife biology, freshwater (rivers and streams) ecology, estuarine ecology, and water quality -Performing basic research associated with fish and wildlife studies (including population and habitat surveys)
Qualifications
Please see job bulletin for complete job details and how to apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sonoma/jobs/2529489/fish-wildlife-monitoring-technician-ii?page=3&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs You may also find the job bulletin via: www.yourpath2sonomacounty.org. See "Fish & Wildlife Monitoring Technician II."
Contact Person
HR - see job bulletin
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