Agency Environmental Conservation, Department of
Title Fish and Wildlife Technician 1 (Seasonal)
Occupational Category I.T. Engineering, Sciences
Salary Grade Hourly
Bargaining Unit OSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)
Salary Range From $17 to $17 Hourly
Employment Type Part-Time
Part-time Percent 80%
Appointment Type Temporary
Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class
Travel Percentage 10%
Workweek Other (see below)
"Other" Explanation Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Hours Per Week 32
From 8 AM
To 5 PM
Flextime allowed? No
Mandatory overtime? No
Compressed workweek allowed? No
Telecommuting allowed? No
Street Address Cape Vincent Research Station
City Cape Vincent
Zip Code 13618
Minimum Qualifications 30 semester credit hours, including 12 semester credit hours in fisheries; marine resources or wildlife management; mariculture; marine biology; aquaculture; aquatic, marine or terrestrial ecology; zoology; marine technology; botany; limnology; hydrology; or oceanography.
Duties Description Duties include: 1) conducting an access point angler survey in eastern Lake Ontario during the open water and ice fishing seasons; 2) processing fish for biological data; 3) entering, organizing, and maintaining data ensuring accuracy and reviewing data sheets for adherence to field protocols. May also assist with main Lake Ontario creel survey and other fisheries projects as needed. Candidates with experience operating, trailering, and launching boats; interacting with the public; working with fisheries gear and on creel surveys; and conducting data entry will be preferred. Incumbent must work effectively as a team member and independently. Incumbent must obtain boater safety certification within two weeks of appointment.
Additional Comments Must have a valid drivers license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain, work in remote areas and in adverse weather conditions. Travel may be required. Weekends and holidays may be required. Must be able to lift and move objects up to 50 pounds.Seasonal, hourly appointment with a duration through 11/30/2022. Program needs and funding will determine actual termination date. Actual work schedule, duties and travel requirements may vary and will be discussed at the time of an interview.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Name Karen Price
Email Address PostingResponses@dec.ny.gov
Street 625 Broadway
Personnel, 10th Floor
Zip Code 12233
Notes on Applying Please email/mail your resume to the above. Be sure to include Posting #22-445 on your letter/resume and also in the subject line of the email or it may not be accepted. Provide a copy of your college transcript with your reply. Unofficial copy is acceptable.