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Temporary Pest Detection Specialists - Redfish Lake

Company: Idaho Division of Human Resources
Location: Stanley
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Temporary Pest Detection Specialists - Redfish Lake Print (/idaho/job/_bulletin.cfm?jobID=3045537&sharedWindow=0) Apply Temporary Pest Detection Specialists - Redfish Lake Salary $12.50 Hourly Location Stanley, ID Job Type Temporary Department Department of Agriculture Job Number 08405-9422 + Description + Benefits Description "Serving consumers and agriculture by safeguarding the public, plants, animals and the environment through promotion, education and regulation." The Idaho State Department of Agriculture is currently recruiting for temporary Pest Detection Specialist (Roving Crew) in the Plant Industries division located at Redfish Lake. This position is open continuously - apply as soon as possible to ensure you will be considered for these positions. This position does not have benefits. This position is approximately 40-hours a week and expected to begin around May 10th and will end the middle of September. Example of Duties This job is part of the agencys statewide invasive species prevention program. This position will serve as a member of a watercraft inspection team stationed at the Redfish Lake Inspection Station in Stanley, Idaho. These positions inspect watercraft to prevent the spread of zebra/quagga mussels and other Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) from infested states. The position will use an established protocol to inspect watercraft and conduct hotwashes on high-risk conveyances; conducting quality control activities at watercraft inspection stations; setting up and taking down portable traffic signs on daily basis; and properly entering detailed watercraft data on an electronic inspection form. Housing options may be provided by ISDA including a United States Forest Service bunk house and/or RV spots. Minimum Qualifications The successful applicant must be able to fulfill the following duties: + Good communication skills + Ability to: + Pay attention to detail when conducting watercraft inspections + Work in various types of weather conditions (heat, cold, wind, rain, etc.) + Lift 50 lbs. + Bend and crawl underneath watercraft, when necessary + Possibility of working evenings, weekends, or long hours + May have to use your own reliable transportation to go between job sites + Valid drivers license Supplemental Information Desirable Qualifications: This qualification is not required; however, if you have the related background it may increase your score. + Aquatic biology, ecology or field inspection experience + Experience with pressure washers You can apply online or by submitting a paper application. To apply online, please click the green "Apply" button in the top right corner. To submit a paper application, visit and select Application Packet to obtain a State of Idaho application. Complete and fax, mail, or email the application to the following contact: Human Resources Idaho State Department of Agriculture P.O. Box 7249 Boise, ID 83707 Phone: (208) 332-8520 FAX: (208) 332-8668 Email: For directions to the office, call: (208) 332-8520 Candidates who reach the final hiring stage will be required to participate in a criminal background check. Having a criminal record will not automatically eliminate applicants from consideration, but may be considered as part of the hiring process. Thank you for your interest in the Department of Agriculture! If you have questions, please contact us at: or at (208) 332-8520 Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements or for the recruiting process, please contact ISDAs HR Department at or at (208) 332-8520. may not be applicable for temporary or seasonal positions. Agency State of Idaho Address 304 North 8th Street Boise, Idaho, 83720 Website /careers/idaho Apply Please verify your email address Verify Email

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