BAD RIVER BAND OF LAKE SUPERIOR TRIBE OF CHIPPEWA INDIANS

CHIEF BALCKBIRD CENTER                                     P.O. BOX 39                                               ODANAH, WI 54861

Job Title:                    Fisheries Assistant     (1 positions)

Department:              Natural Resource Department

Hourly Rate:              $8.00/hr                      Full Time-LTE

Exempt:                      No/Hourly

Supervisor:                 Hatchery Forman

Summary: The Fisheries Assistant will assist the fish hatchery operations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities including the following:

Help maintain data and records.

Monitor harvest activity within the Kakagon River system.

Construct and install brush bundles to restore primary stream in original stream bed.

Construct and install fish structures.

Remove beaver dams by hand.

Other duties as assigned.

Qualification Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below representative to the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:

Required:

Familiarity with fish identification.

Proficient in the use of hand tools, including brush saws, axes, and shovels.

Knowledge in the operation of ATV’s.

Willing to work irregular hours.

Other Skills and Abilities:

This is a required driver position.

Must have a valid driver’s license and meet eligibility for tribal insurance.

Background Check:

This position is contingent on ability to pass background check required. This position requires a regular background check to be run.

Reasoning Ability:

Must be self-motivating.

Must be able to work with minimal supervision.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Must be physically able to perform all job duties, including field work. Walking, standing, bending, stooping, and occasional lifting up to 50 lbs and/or carrying for short distances required. Subject to inside and outside environmental conditions, and must be willing to work in adverse weather conditions, as necessary.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Subject to inside and outside conditions.

Drug-Free Workplace in accordance with the Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988, P.L. 100-690 and the Bad River Tribe’s Employee Policy & Procedure Handbook. Indian Preference will be given in accordance with P.L. 93-638 and the Tribe’s Preference Policy.

PUBLIC:

Opens: March 14th, 2017

Closes: March 28th, 2017 at 4:30pm.

                                                                                                                                       Send Application and Resume To:

                                                                                                                                                      Bad River Tribe

                                                                                                                                                      Attn: Personnel

                                                                                                                                                      P.O. Box 39

                                                                                                                                                      Odanah, WI 54861