This position is a Temporary Fisheries Field Crew (5 months or less) for the Central Valley Steelhead Monitoring Program (CVSMP) based in West Sacramento, CA. Under direct supervision of Lead Biologists/Crew Leaders, Temporary Fisheries Technicians will assist with daily field data collection activities. Data collection will occur seven days a week. Positions will obtain scientific information to examine the distribution, abundance, and population trends of Central Valley (CV) steelhead trout in the Sacramento River watershed by using mark-recapture methods with large-wire fyke traps on the main-stem Sacramento River. The position requires working on 25ft long motorized watercraft. Motorboat operator and safety training will be provided. Anticipated start date is early-mid July.
April 27, 2021