(please note: I am posting this for a colleague, reply to Kenneth Ham
Employment Opportunity: Please Post
Temporary Scientific Tech. 2 - Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife.
Position is located in Ellensburg, WA.
2 positions at this level.
Start: July 1, 1997
End: Sept. 30, 1997
Duties: Assist in conducting backpack electrofishing population estimates of
rainbow trout in tributaries of the Yakima River as part of a long-term
monitoring program. Record field data and enter data into spreadsheets.
Participate in snorkel surveys of fish assemblages. Conduct habitat
assessments. Participate in other activities as required. Approximately 60%
of time in the field.
Necessary skills: Visual fish identification skills. Ability to safely carry
and operate backpack electrofishing equipment in streams. Familiarity with
computer data entry utilizing spreadsheet software. Snorkeling, especially
in streams. Willingness to work long hours under field conditions when
required. Ability to work well with others.
Salary: $1940/month ($11.15/hour)
How to apply: Send a resume and cover letter to Kenneth Ham at the address
below. The cover letter should describe your skills as they pertain to the
necessary skills listed above, as well as when you would be available for a
telephone or personal interview. I will accept e-mail submissions and faxes.
E-mail attachments must be in WordPerfect 5.1 format or any recent version
of MS-Word for windows.
Closing Date: May 5, 1997 (materials must be received or postmarked no later
than May 5, 1997)
Please do not telephone. A select group of candidates will be contacted by
May 16, 1997, all others should assume the worst.
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is an equal opportunity employer.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Washington Dept. of Fish & Wildlife
801 S. Ruby St.
Ellensburg, WA 98926
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fax: (509) 925-4702
Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
801 S. Ruby St.
Ellensburg, Washington 98926
(509)925-4467 FAX (509)925-4702
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