Oregon-Aquatic Biologist I (technician)

Oregon–Aquatic Biologist I needed to conduct aquatic ecology survey sampling on public and private forest lands. Duties include backpack electrofishing, fish identification, collection of macroinvertebrate and periphyton samples, habitat surveys, and working closely with primary investigators.  Experience with ecology field work and interest in aquatic ecology is desired.  Applicants should be comfortable navigating in remote backcountry settings and be able to work as a team member under difficult field conditions. Position extends from mid June 2019 through mid September 2019.  The technician will receive $2,400 per month. Full position announcement available at: https://nam01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ncasi.org%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2019%2F04%2FAquatic-Biologist-I-Forest-Watershed-Composition-Summer-2019.pdf&data=02%7C01%7Ceric.schultz%40uconn.edu%7C2ea9daff786544895b9b08d6ce1635f1%7C17f1a87e2a254eaab9df9d439034b080%7C0%7C1%7C636922992136897071&sdata=kmu23PM43gkiHE%2FiW5MDI9ERvdCkkFn7KkRrEFjPwmg%3D&reserved=0.  Pursuing a bachelor’s degree in a biological sciences discipline is required.  Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 references with phone numbers and e-mail addresses to: Laurie Clark, National Council for Air and Stream Improvement, Inc.: lclark@ncasi.org.  Applicant review will begin May 13, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. NCASI is an equal opportunity employer.