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Seasonal Hourly Worker-Part-Time (Natural Resources Worker)

Deadline:
Employer:
Marine Sportfish Population Health Survey
Marine Fisheries Program
Coastal Resources Division
Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Job Field:
Fisheries
Job Type:
Seasonal, Temporary, Internship
Location:
Georgia
Location Detail:
Richmond Hill
Job Description:

This is a part-time seasonal appointment (maximum 29 hours per week) beginning September 1 and ending February 1 (or until the budgeted salary funds for this position are expended) and is located at our Richmond Hill, GA office. The associate will support Marine Fisheries Section biological and technical staff and will be directly supervised.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The associate will be expected to participate in field activities associated with the Marine Sportfish Population Health Survey within the Research and Surveys Program. Specific duties will include conducting monthly research surveys using gill and trammel net gear targeting recreationally important marine organisms in coastal GA. The associate will be required to work in harsh environmental conditions for up to 12 hours a day. The associate will assist other projects with field activities and projects as needed. Other tasks would include telemetry project support, fish sampling, and fish carcass workups.

Qualifications:

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
(1) Possession of or education in progress for a bachelor’s degree in marine biology, fisheries,
natural resource management or related field;
(2) Experience utilizing gill and trammel net gear to assess marine organisms;
(3) Experience working in coastal Georgia’s rivers and sounds;
(4) Computer knowledge including proficiency in all Microsoft products – Word, PowerPoint,
Access, and Excel;
(5) Knowledge of, and ability to identify, South Atlantic marine species; and
(6) Valid driver’s license.

Salary:
$9.00-$12.00/hour (commensurate with experience)
How to Apply:

Please send Cover Letter, Georgia Department of Natural Resources Application for
Employment and Resume to Chris Kalinowsky at chris.kalinowsky@dnr.ga.gov or:
Chris Kalinowsky
Georgia Department of Natural Resources
185 Richard Davis Dr. Ste. 104
Richmond Hill, GA 31324

Resume must be received no later than 8/23/2019, please reference the position number in the cover
letter.

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is an equal opportunity employer.