Fisheries Technician

The fisheries technician functions as part of the hatchery operations team in the cultivating and rearing of fish.  Under the general supervision of a fish culturist or higher level fish technician, performs paraprofessional field, office and laboratory work in various phases of hatchery operations.  Incumbents may work independently following general guidelines and use discretion in adapting actions to specific situations.

Work performed at any hatchery or remote location as needed.  Must be able to move about freely; work outdoors in all weather conditions; ability to lift and carry 50 pounds; ability to climb stairs and ladders; ability to climb aboard and about vessels and small aircraft; work around water – on docks and floats; use telephones and computers unimpaired.  Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English language.  Must be able to hear and see to receive verbal and written instructions.

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