Aquatic Biology Seasonal Technician II

The Jones Center At Ichauway invites applications for a full time,

temporary, *Seasonal Technician II*, in the Aquatic Biology Lab. This is a

temporary position that will be available March 9th- June 1st, 2020 with

the possibility of extension.

The 28,000-acre Research Center is located approximately 30 miles south of

Albany, Georgia. The Center’s research, education, and conservation

programs focus on ecology and natural resource management. The site

includes 16,000 acres of longleaf pine forests, over 1,000 acres of

wetlands, and 26 miles of stream and river ecosystems. For more information

visit our website at * * .

Job Requirements: The successful candidate will work with water quality

studies of streams, lakes, and rivers. The candidate will assist with water

quality collection, conducting population surveys of native mussels, fish,

and exotic plants and animals. Other responsibilities will include sorting

and identifying aquatic macro-invertebrates, acid washing and data entry.

Experience in field biology/ecology required and must be able to swim and

snorkel. Must have the ability to conduct moderate to strenuous physical

activity in the field, under demanding field conditions (i.e. heat, high

humidity, and insects) and independently follow instructions.  Must be

comfortable working out of small research boats and canoes.

Minimum qualifications: B.S. with experience in biology, ecology or related

field.  Experience with MS- Windows based computers required.  Must be able

to swim and snorkel.

Salary: $11.00 per hour with housing

$12.00 per hour without housing

Limited on-site housing is available.

A cover letter, resume and references including available start date should

be sent by email to: AND to:

Subject line: *Aquatic Biology Seasonal Technician II*. For additional

information regarding this position contact Chelsea Smith by email at

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the

position is filled.

The Jones Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/E-Verify

Employer.  Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States.