Fish Hatchery Technician – Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium

Fish Hatchery Technician
One Full-Time Permanent Salaried Position

Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium
1660 Route 25A
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724
Phone: (516) 692-6768
Fax: (516) 692-6769
Date Posted 12/6/2018

  • Fish Culture: All phases of propagation, care and stocking of trout species
  • Education: Conduct onsite and outreach education programming
  • Aquarium: Maintain Freshwater Fish, Reptile and Amphibian Exhibits
  • Operation & Supervision: Supervise all part time staff (up to 3) and volunteers (as many as 10) Coordinate volunteer program
  • Customer Service: Provide service for admissions, gift shop and public fishing.
  • Facility Maintenance: Grounds care and building maintenance
  1. A degree in Fisheries / Aquaculture or a closely related field.
  2. At least 1 year of experience at a fish hatchery.
  3. Demonstrated experience managing a staff or group of volunteers.
  4. Must have general skill in carpentry, electric and plumbing.
  5. Must be able to operate small power equipment (lawn mowers, trimers, pumps, etc.)
  6. Must be able to lift 45 pounds repeatedly.
  7. Must work in all weather conditions.
  8. Must have excellent oral and written communication.

Salary range of $28,000 to $34,000
Health, Dental, & Vision

Please email a Resume, DMV Standard Driving Record and 3 References

Send all application materials to [email protected]

Open until position is filled.
Please no phone calls