Fisheries Technician

IDF&G is seeking a temporary Fisheries Technician assisting on the Lake Pend Oreille Fishery Recovery Project. Incumbents must be able to work a variable schedule under adverse weather conditions, lift and carry/pack up to 50 lbs. This is a full time (40 hours/week) non-benefited position. The position may require work outside of a typical 9-5 work schedule. Weekend and some holiday work may be required. Housing maybe available. There are two positions available. Incumbents will work as part of a research team including commercial gillnetting crews and other IDF&G biologists and technicians. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: assisting in gillnetting efforts for lake trout suppression, sample processing and data entry, and preparing otoliths for ageing and cohort analyses. This is a highly collaborative research project and incumbents may be given opportunities to work on other projects related to the Lake Pend Oreille Fishery Recovery Project.

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Idaho Department of Fish and Game


Coeur d'Alene, ID



Date Posted

July 15, 2020

Job Type

Full Time