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Seldovia Village Tribe IRA

Seasonal Technician

Environmental Department – Seldovia, Alaska
Department Environmental Department
Employment Type Temporary
Minimum Experience Entry-level
Compensation $15.00 per hour

Job Title:

Seasonal Technician

Work Schedule:

M thru F - 6 hours per day

Sat & Sun - 5 hours per day

40 hours per week

Department:

Environmental Department

Reports To:

Environmental Coordinator

Supervises:

None

FLSA Status:

Non-Exempt

Classification:

Temporary

Location:

Seldovia

 

Project Summary

Seldovia Village Tribe (SVT) has two (2) openings for Seasonal Technicians.  This is a remote site located at the head of Jakolof Bay.  The general area is accessible by road and by foot for the last ½ mile.  SVT will provide vehicle travel from Seldovia to worksite.

These positions start July 23, 2018 - November 16, 2018.

Compensation

$15.00 per hour, non-exempt.  There is no holiday, annual leave/sick leave, or benefits.

 Position Overview

Supervised by the members of the Environmental Department, the Seasonal Technician will assist with a variety of tasks that may include installation, maintenance, and removal of the weir.  Will assist in identifying and enumerating different species of salmon, dispatching and removing heads of the salmon and otolith collection.

 Duties and Responsibilities

Installation, maintenance, and removal of the weir

Maintenance to include removal of debris from weir

Checking coho salmon for coded wire tags 

Ensure that all work is done in compliance with state requirements

Other duties as assigned

Requirements

Must be able to live in remote locations, work outdoors in inclement weather and in harmony with fellow employees

Work takes place in an area with a high population of black bears.  Wilderness experience to include wildlife safety, awareness, deterrent techniques, and defense including lethal defense of life and property.

The use of knives, hand tools, sledgehammers, power tools and outdoor skills are required.

Requires the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 50lbs.

Appropriate gear for inclement weather and in-stream work is necessary.

Must be willing to work daily.

Current CPR and First Aide certifications are required but may be provided by SVT.

Must successfully pass a background check and preemployment drug screen

 Physical Demands

N – Not Applicable: Activity is not applicable to this position

O – Occasionally: Position requires activity up to 33% of the time (0-2.5+ Hrs/Day)

F – Frequently: Position requires activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 – 5.5+ Hrs/Day)

C – Constantly: Position requires activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ Hrs/Day)

 

Activity

Demand

Lift / Carry

Demand

Stand

C

10 lbs or Less

C

Walk

F

11 - 20 lbs

F

Sit

O

21 – 50 lbs

O

Climb

N

51 – 100 lbs

O

Crawl

O

Over 100 lbs

N

Squat or Kneel

F

 

 

Bend

F

Push / Pull

Demand

Speak

O

12 lbs or Less

C

Grasp

C

13 – 25 lbs

F

Manually Manipulate

C

26 – 40 lbs

F

Reach Outward/Above

C

41 – 100 lbs

O

 

Work Environment

Seldovia Village Tribe is a drug-free, alcohol-free, and tobacco-free work environment.  This position will be required to travel to remote locations.  An individual in this position may expect to travel in automobiles or ATVs.  An individual in this position may be exposed to environmental hazards common to a field setting, including but not limited to bears and other wildlife, insects, rough terrain, fresh and saltwater hazards, exposure to sun, wind, rain, and other types of weather.  An individual in this position should expect to spend long periods of time in the outdoors.  Appropriate gear for inclement weather and in-stream work is necessary.  Work environment will include the carry or use of firearms.

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  • Location
    Seldovia, Alaska
  • Department
    Environmental Department
  • Employment Type
    Temporary
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level
  • Compensation
    $15.00 per hour
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