This position is located on the Tongass National Forest at the Ketchikan
Ranger District in Ketchikan, Alaska. This is a permanent, seasonal position
with 18 pay periods in pay status and 8 pay periods in non-pay status.
The Biological Science Technician (Fisheries) position serves as a technical
assistant responsible for the collection, organization, and analysis of fish
habitat data for the Ketchikan Ranger District. See below for more information
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- This position is a critical part of the aquatics team and duties are listed at the full performance level.
- Provide fisheries expertise and support to the District Planning team.
- Field support to timber sale planning projects.
- Aid in monitoring and maintenance of the fish pass structures and restoration efforts.
- Provide essential field support and District fisheries expertise to the Subsistence Biologist for eulachon (Thaleichthys pacificus) monitoring.
- Survey streams to identify channel type following region protocols and map fish presence/absence.
- Evaluate effects of land management actions to aquatic resources and write resource reports summarizing the analysis.
- Participate in interpretation and education events and assist with annual chum salmon counts.
- For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Jon Hyde at 907-228-4137 firstname.lastname@example.org.
75% or less - This position will require overnight travel for field work and
occasional trainings and meetings.
Ketchikan, AK, USA