Water Resource Specialist

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Located in Boise, ID

Express Employment is looking for a Water Resource Specialist to fill a temporary role for a well-regarded company in Idaho. The person best suited for this position would have experience as a lineman or possess skills similar to that of a lineman.


The job is based out of Boise, Idaho but would require some travel to Eastern Idaho.

Start Date                                         8/1/2017

End Date                                           10/31/2017 (tentative)

Working hours                                 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Monday – Friday

Job Duties:

The Water Resources Specialist is an electro-mechanical maintenance position the company’s Atmospheric Science group. The primary focus of this position will be on the cloud seeding program and the instruments and equipment associated with it. The successful candidate will have strong mechanical, construction and low-voltage dc skills as they apply to gathering data and controlling science related devices in the back country. Work is to be performed both in the lab and in the field which includes rugged back country terrain in potentially inclement weather. Fall/Winter 4-wheel drive pick-up driving skills and towing a must. Tower climbing and the ability to pass a physical test required. Comfortable with long days and overtime also needed. Note: This position is weather driven with equipment throughout Southern Idaho therefore again one must be able to travel with a flexible schedule.

Required skills:     

  • Back country navigation
  • Basic construction and hand tool skills including a chainsaw
  • Tower climbing
  • Comfortable in 4 season weather and possess risk assessment skills
  • Trailer towing and ATV/UTV skills.
  • Comfortable with PPE for climbing and haz-mat.

 Preferred skills                              

Trouble shooting mechanical and low voltage dc systems *familiarity with low volume, low flow fluid systems

Express Employment is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering full benefits (Medical/ Vision/ Dental/ Life Insurance, 401k, Holiday/ Vacation Pay, Direct Deposit and Referral Bonuses).

Express Office: Boise
9390 West Overland Road
Boise, ID 83709