Here are two jobs that might be of interest to recent fisheries grads, if you can send them in to the SAFS jobs page as well as any people you know who might be interested, that would be great. One is for a person to work at a remote NMFS field station in SE Alaska, namely Little Port Walter. The job title is Field Research Leader/Fish Culturist, and here’s a photo of the site.
The following position is being offered at the Western Fisheries Research Center-Seattle, WA.
As a Biological Science Technician (Microbiology) in the Fish Health Section of the Western Fisheries Research Center, some of your specific duties will include:
Designs and completes laboratory experiments including the expression of recombinant proteins and characterizing immunological tools for freshwater fish.
Test fish immune responses by quantitative RTPCR and flow cytometric analyses.
The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs is seeking a Fisheries Technician to help monitor fish habitat and restoration projects on two Tribal conservation areas in Eastern Oregon near John Day. This is a 9-month limited duration position perfect for recent grads or those interested in gaining experience in stream restoration, monitoring, and aquatic sciences. For details and to apply, please go to
Position is listed as “Fish Tech II Monitoring— Prairie City.”
Field Technicians in Freshwater Fish Ecology – University of Washington (Apr – Aug 2017)
We are looking for a field technician to join the Freshwater Ecology and Conservation Laboratory (Dr. Julian Olden, University of Washington) to assist with a field project in Arizona and local lab and field work in Washington. The Arizona project is an investigation of food web ecology and interactions of native and non-native fishes in dryland streams of the Lower Colorado River basin.
Job Opening – Fish Monitoring Research Assistant – Temporary, Wells Maine*____
The Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve in Maine is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time (40 hours per week) seasonal Research Assistant position. The position will last for ten weeks from March 20, 2017 to May 26, 2017. ____
Field Assistant Opportunity – Summer 2017
Influence of Marine-Derived Nutrients on Mammals of the BC Central Coast
The Hakai Institute and the Applied Conservation Science Lab at the University of Victoria are looking for an enthusiastic field assistant to assist with mammal diversity surveys as part of Hakai’s 100 Islands Project. We are investigating patterns of biological diversity across islands of the BC Central Coast in relation to marine subsidies, particularly the use of marine subsidies by mammals on islands.
Job Description – Fisheries Biologist
FOCUS: Restoration monitoring and evaluation
LOCATION: CFS Watershed Sciences Lab, Issaquah, WA
Overview: Cramer Fish Sciences (CFS) is a fisheries consulting firm that conducts research and monitoring throughout the Pacific Northwest and California. Our mission is to rigorously apply the scientific method to afford our clients innovative, scientifically robust solutions to address a variety of fisheries and environmental challenges.
Position Description: Environmental Science Center Beach Naturalist
The Environmental Science Center (ESC) is a non-profit organization, offering quality, experiential environmental education programs at local beaches, streams, forested areas, and in classrooms throughout South King County. We are currently hiring Beach Naturalists for our spring 2017 Beach Heroes Programs, to take place at Seahurst Park in Burien.
The Beach Heroes program introduces students to the local Puget Sound beach habitat and the organisms that live there.
Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians
Hatchery Manager job opening
This position, as are all positions with the Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians, is Indian Preference in Hiring, in accordance with P.L. 93-638.
Please share with your networks that intersect environmental and race and social justice.
This student intern will be working directly with me in implementing and embedding an environmental equity and social justice lens within the environmental program and policies at Seattle City Light.
This is a paid internship and hours will be flexible with school schedules.
Seattle City Light Environmental Equity Student Internship Link