Marine Biology - MARB

Department

Marine Biology - MARB

Supervisor Name & Title

Dr. Kimberly Reich, Assistant Research Faculty

Phone Number

409-740-4718

Email Address

reichk@tamug.edu

Job Title

Student Technician

Hours/Days Needed

15 - 20 hours a week

Salary Per Hour

$9.00

Description of Duties  & Responsibilities

Maintenance of aquarium systems in the MARB department and Sea Life Center. Duties include cleaning inside/outside of the aquariums, testing and maintaining proper water chemistry, maintaining daily logs and records, the ability to recognize signs od disease or illness, and monitor the life support systems of the aquariums and/or touch tanks.

Job Qualifications

Experience maintaining aquarium systems (50-500 gallons). A desire to learn how to monitor and maintain larger systems (40,000 gallons). Basic plumbing and construction capabilities. Basically, we need someone who is not afraid of using powertools and can negotiate snall crawl spaces. Ability to lift at least 40lbs.

Location and Room No.

Ocean & Coastal Sciences (Bldg. 3029), Room 254

How to Apply

Apply in person with completed Student Worker Application Form