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Now Hiring!

Do you like to make things? Take stuff apart and put it back together? We’re looking for someone who’s comfortable with tools and shares our captivation with rivers.
If you or someone you know fits this description, please let us know! We’ll provide training along with a flexible, supportive, and fun work environment.
Here are the details and instructions how to apply. We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Announcement – Electronics and System Tech

Seeking Part-time Electronics and Production Assistant to support river model manufacturing

Emriver, Inc. is making a difference worldwide in river conservation research and science education. We’re seeking a motivated person to provide manufacturing and production support to our river model production staff. Schedule is flexible, and this is an ideal job for someone seeking rewarding part-time work with lots of opportunity to learn and grow. We have built an organization where respect, sense of purpose, and joy in work are put before profit.


Primary Duties
  • Prepare orders, including pulling stock and packaging for shipment
  • Assemble custom electronic controllers, including circuit board soldering
  • Fabricate parts using common shop tools
  • Maintain shop with other production staff

Preferred Qualifications (Some or all of the following)

  • Electronics
    • Soldering experience
    • Wiring/cable management
    • Arduino experience
    • Knowledge of DC circuits
    • Electronics troubleshooting, including digital multimeter voltage/amperage testing
    • Knowledge of brushed & brushless motors, stepper & servo motors, solenoids
  • Comfortable using power tools
  • Experience following Standard Operating Procedures
  • The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic about Emriver’s science education and river conservation mission and work well as part of a team. They will be a fast learner with good communication and organizational skills.

How to Apply

  • Emriver is an awesome, equal opportunity, place to work! See what we do at Send resumes or questions to Position is available immediately.

Pay and Hours

  • Starting rate is $15-18 depending on qualifications.
  • 10-20 hours weekly, to be determined.


  • Current, up-to-date, COVID vaccination is required for employment at Emriver.