A Level 1 Watercraft Inspector informs and educates the public about the threats of aquatic invasive species (AIS). Inspectors work at public water access sites and inform boaters of the laws regarding aquatic invasive species and show individuals how to inspect and remove aquatic invasive species from their boating equipment. Full time and part time positions are available. Weekend and holiday work are required. Workload can vary dramatically from very busy to none, based on weather, boater activity, local fishing conditions, school, holiday schedules and other factors. Starting pay is $15.00 per hour.
A Level 2 Watercraft Inspector performs the same duties as a Level 1 Inspector and the transport and operation of a hot-water pressure washer to perform decontamination services. Starting pay is $16.00 per hour.