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Fisheries Technician 2 / 3 Houston County

Perry GA

JOB DESCRIPTION

Under limited supervision, performs the duties and tasks for all phases of fish culture and supporting operations at the Go Fish Hatchery. This includes care of brood stock, care of incubating eggs, and rearing newly-hatched fry to fingerling and adult sizes. Transports live fish to and from hatcheries and various bodies of water. Operates and maintains assigned equipment, facilities, and grounds and purchases supplies and materials as needed. This position provides extensive support for education efforts associated with the center. Work may include nights and weekends.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

NRT061- Fisheries Technician 2

Associate's degree in Fisheries Management or a related field from an accredited college or university

OR

Completion of equivalent coursework (90 quarter hours or 60 semester hours) in Fisheries Management or a related field from an accredited college or university.

OR

Two years of experience in the Wildlife Resources Division as a Fisheries Technician 1 (NRT060) which included responsibilities in fisheries management.

NRT062- Fisheries Technician 3

Associate's degree in Fisheries Management or a related field from an accredited college or university

AND

One year of experience required at the lower level Fisheries Technician 2 (NRT061) or position equivalent.

OR

Completion of equivalent coursework (90 quarter hours or 60 semester hours) in Fisheries Management or a related field from an accredited college or university

AND

One year of experience required at the lower level Fisheries Technician 2 (NRT061) or position equivalent.

OR

High school diploma or GED

AND

Two years of experience required in the Wildlife Resources Division as a Fisheries Technician 2 (NRT061).

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Preference may be given to applicants with:

Experience in warmwater fish culture

Experience with recirculating aquaculture systems

Experience in environmental education

Current WRD employees

 

If interested in applying for this position, please submit an electronic DNR Application for Employment to the e-mail address highlighted below or mail a completed DNR Application for Employment to the following address:

Georgia Department of Natural Resources

Office of Human Resources

ATTN: Connie Hopkins

2067 US Hwy, 278, SE

Social Circle, GA 30025

Connie.Hopkins@dnr.ga.gov

 

Vacancy Ann # 19-2017

Posted May 15, 2017



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