Our mission is to foster new and continue long term partnerships with State and Federal agencies focused on fisheries management either independently or collaboratively. Our overall company objective is to provide operational expertise in the areas of fisheries assessment and data collection through unbiased sampling strategies and innovative and adaptive gear development. Organizationally our cumulative wealth of fishing experience allows us to assist the fisheries research community with effective, efficient and adaptive netting techniques, while also allowing us to pursue new technologies to ensure the future effectiveness of sampling strategies in light of the ever-changing environment.

We are always open to new projects and ideas in fisheries management. Contact Todd Stuth-stuthfishing@charter.net to discuss.

The work we complete is ever evolving, if you have interest in employment please send resume to hickeybrosresearch@gmail.com 

Fisheries Technician postion in Yellowstone for May-October 2023 will open for applications December 2022. Please contact hickeybrosreasearch@gmail.com if interested.

Position:   Fisheries Technician

Company: Hickey Bros. Research, LLC

Term: 6-month Seasonal Position; potential for full-time employment

Job Location: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Salary:  $15.00-$17.00/hr. DOE, Housing included with position

Application Deadline: May 31, 2022

Position Duration: Immediately-October 15, 2022


Who we are:                       

Hickey Bros. Research, LLC is a private fisheries research company. The company’s foundation is in the Wisconsin commercial fishery and established in 1967. The research division developed from the knowledge and expertise obtained from commercial fishing on Lake Michigan & Bay of Green Bay. The research division has roots in the inland Northwest with operations in Hope ID, along with the home office in Baileys Harbor WI. Hickey Bros Research has relationships with state, federal and tribal agencies focusing on fisheries research. www.baileysharborfishcompany.com


What we do:                     

Our Company’s objective is to provide operational expertise in the areas of fisheries assessment and data collection. Ultimately Hickey Bros Research collaborates with the scientific community to assist in the management of invasive species and restore native ecosystems.



Technicians are part of crew working on a 32-47 ft. commercial research vessel.

-Deployment and retrieval of fishing gear

-Removal of fish from nets

-Identifying, sorting, and measuring fish for data collection

-Daily communication with crew and partner agencies

-Maintenance, cleaning and general upkeep of boats and gear

Work may occur during periods of inclement weather

Must be able to lift 75 lbs.



College or Vocational education in fisheries or related field; or relevant work experience.               

Valid US driver’s license

Must pass drug screening

Preferably prior fisheries experience

Knowledge of boats and water ideal

Positive, can-do attitude is a must!



To Apply: Email cover letter and resume with references to HR Manager, hickeybrosresearch@gmail.com

Subject line of “YNP Fish Tech 2022 Application”

Zoom interview process will follow application deadline.



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Lifting a net

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