The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking two Fisheries BioAides to assist the Snake River White Sturgeon sampling program with field sampling and data collection. This position will include running a jet boat up the Snake River from Twin Falls to Idaho Falls, deploying set-lines, PIT tagging and data cataloging, and extracting blood samples. Southern Idaho offers a vast array of recreational opportunities including hunting, fishing, biking, hiking, base jumping, kayaking, golfing, rock climbing, and whitewater rafting.
It is preferred that applicants be pursuing a degree in fisheries management, ecology, environmental studies; or equivalent in training and experience. The ability to maintain a positive attitude and an uncompromising work ethic through uncomfortable conditions is very important. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license.