Full time/Temporary Grant Position
Performs the duties of a creel clerk on a sport fish angler survey of Region 1 lakes. Assists Region 1 management personnel in various development activities to improve fishing in Lake Keowee and other Region 1 lakes and streams (i.e. fish attractor development, habitat enhancement, etc.). Formats and downloads/enters all creel data into electronic format. Assists Region 1 management personnel in the collection of selected fisheries data for proper management of the sport fish resource. Maintains all Department-issued equipment.
Minimum and Additional Requirements:
A high school diploma and two (2) years of experience in wildlife or fisheries work or an associate degree in the technical sciences.
Basic working knowledge of Upstate South Carolina fisheries resources and fish species identification. Applicant should have a good working knowledge of fish sampling techniques and protocols. Ability to swim and be comfortable in and around water under all weather conditions. Ability to use, trailer and launch boats. Some working knowledge of creel survey protocol, habitat development and maintenance, and computer data entry is desirable. Ability to routinely work weekends and holidays as well as weekdays. Ability to obtain CPR and First Aid certifications.
All applications must be submitted online through the SC State Job Board. Follow the link to the job posting and click the Apply button.