Nez Perce Tribe seeks Johnson Creek Monitoring and Evaluation Technician II

Job Close Date: 
September 15, 2014 - 5:00pm

Position Title: Fisheries – Johnson Creek Monitoring and Evaluation Technician II – Closes September 15, 2014

Agency /location: Nez Perce Tribe Department of Fisheries Resources Management McCall, Idaho. Full- Time Regular Position

The Nez Perce Tribe Department of Fisheries Resource Management-Research is recruiting for: FISHERIES TECHNICIAN II HR-14-181 full-time regular. To participate in research monitoring and evaluation project based out of the McCall, Idaho office. Will be required to assist life cycle Chinook monitoring in Johnson Creek. Responsibilities include: installation, operation, and maintenance of the juvenile screw trap, trapping of juvenile steelhead and Chinook, collection of biological information, PIT tagging, floy tagging, electronic data recording, redd counting, and computer data entry and quality control. Additional duties include; supervising field crew, and database management (entry, quality control, transfer and summaries). Requires first aid and CPR certification (obtain and maintain).

Qualifications: Requires High School Diploma/GED, two (2) years of college education (48 credits). Three (3) years of relevant experience is equivalent to one (1) year of college. Requires three (3) years of related experience to project needs and one (1) year supervisory experience. Pre-employment drug testing required. Requires a valid driver’s license with the ability to be insured under the Tribe’s policy. (If your driver’s license is not issued from Idaho; a Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) from the state your driver’s license is issued, is required with your application.)

Closing Date: September 15, 2014

Salary: Technician II - $13.89 - $22.96 per hour (DOE), with benefits including a retirement program, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave and health, dental, optical, and life insurance.

To Apply: A complete application includes: NPT application: FISHERIES TECHNICIAN II HR-14-181, P.O. Box 365, Lapwai, ID 83540, by 4:30 pm 9/15/14 (208) 843-7332 Tribal preference applies. INCOMPLETE APPLICATION PACKETS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. . For more information about the job contact Jason Vogel at (208) 621-3602.