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    This position is located in Mount Rainier National Park, in the Division of Natural and Cultural Resources.

    This is a career seasonal position. For further information see Duties section.

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    Duties include:

    • Serves as lead technician for multiple aquatic projects
    • Conducts field surveys of fish and other aquatic biota, via snorkeling, seining, gill netting, electrofishing, and other sampling methods.
    • Coordinates field surveys to support project planning required by the National Environmental Policy Act, provides technical advice for aquatic resource protection and mitigation, and attends interdisciplinary team meeting.
    • Provides leadership and training to seasonal field crews, including interns and volunteer staff in aquatic and atmospheric resource monitoring projects and park operations.
    • Analyzes data, prepares technical reports, and presents findings.
    • Assists with project tied to implementation of Mount Rainier Fisheries Management Plan
    • Assists with implementation of bull trout telemetry project.
    Career-Seasonal positions are subject to release and recall procedures. A career-seasonal position includes all the benefits of permanent employment, but does not provide employment on a full year-round basis. Selectee will be in a non-pay/non-duty status for at least 2 weeks per year based on project requirements or weather conditions. Selectee is guaranteed to work at least 6 months per year but not more than 50 weeks per year with the work schedule to be determined upon appointment. Season is generally February through November.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel 1-5 nights per month for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/508773900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.