DNR seasonal jobs
Do you want a natural resources job that lasts for just a few months?
To apply for seasonal positions follow the application instructions on the announcement. If an application form is required, you can download the job application form, then follow the instructions on the announcement. (Adobe's free PDF reader is required to open the download.)
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Wildlife Technician 1
Successful applicant will assist with the year-long creel survey at Strawberry Reservoir during 2016. Other duties throughout the year will include gill netting and fish population assessment, stream habitat and population surveys, stream restoration work, electrofishing, ichthyoplankton sampling, fish stocking programs, operation of fish traps and fish spawning activities, collection of limnological information, angler surveys, data entry and analysis, routine maintenance and office work, public presentations, and other related duties as assigned.
This position will be part time from January 1 through April 2016, and full time from May through the end of October 2016.
Preferred skills: Experience and ability to operate boats and 4-wheel drive vehicles required. Must have a valid driver's license; experience with word processing and spreadsheet programs; ability to work alone in inclement weather conditions, willingness to work long days and be able to work variable schedules.
Preference may be given to applicants with a Bachelor of Science degree or those actively pursuing a university degree in biological sciences.
How to apply: All interested applicants may apply by submitting a seasonal application form and resume to:
If you have questions please call Alan Ward at 435-671-8600, or contact him by e-mail.