Under general supervision of the Research Supervisor, participates in the development of both short and long range fisheries research projects. Is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the successful completion of assigned projects within predetermined guidelines. Must be familiar with the principles and procedures of fisheries management and research. Use scientific methods to gather data regarding fish populations and habitat. Collect fish samples, specimens, and data. Record and analyze scientific data and prepare and submit detailed reports. Supervise both full time and temporary employees. Serve as an advisor or Department representative in areas of special expertise. May have extensive contact with a variety of public and private individuals and groups. May be required to travel the State extensively with significant overnight travel.
Education: Requires a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Aquatic Resource Management or a closely related field from an accredited college or university. A Master's degree in Aquatic Resource Management or a closely related field is preferred but not required.
Experience: No previous experience is required. Experience with GIS applications and R programming language is preferred.
You must submit your application online at https://www.jobapscloud.com/OK/sup/bulpreview.asp?R1=201120&R2=UNCL&R3=31. Only online applications will be accepted.
You must attach transcripts. Your application will not be considered if you have not attached a transcript.