These positions performs biological sampling, management, research and reporting information related to fisheries management. Work is performed indoors and outdoors under various weather conditions. Most positions will require applicants to be available to work weekends, evenings and holidays as scheduled.
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.
•Provides technical support in studies, surveys, inspections and research projects.
•Collects field samples and data.
•Assists in fish and whelk aging methods.
•Assists in laboratory work requiring use of microscopes, digital imaging software, and other lab equipment.
•Operates and maintains vehicles, boats and sampling equipment.
•Assists in data entry.
•Maintains records and reports detailing daily activities.
•Must be able to demonstrate responsibility, dependability and good communication skills.
•Maintains a positive attitude.
•Other duties as assigned.
The application and resume are evaluated based upon a rating of your education, training and experience as they relate to the job requirements of the position. It is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application and the resume to include dates of employment, job title and job duties. For education and training, list name of educational provider, training course titles and summary of course content. Narrative information supplied in response to the questions must be supported by the information supplied on the application including your employment, education and training history as it relates to the job requirements.
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Applicants must have education, training and/or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:
1.Must be 18 years of age.
2.Knowledge of operating and maintaining marine vessels.
3.Knowledge of biological field sampling.
4.Knowledge of invasive species identification and management.
5.Possession of a valid Driver's License (not suspended, revoked or cancelled, or disqualified from driving).
Additional Posting Information
This posting may be closed on or before 4/8/18 upon filling the vacant positions.