Groundfish Observer Positions Available

 NORTH PACIFIC GROUNDFISH OBSERVER 
POSITIONS AVAILABLE 

Currently recruiting for training that will begin 8/1/16 in Seattle

 

 

 

Are you looking for a financially rewarding career that offers independence, adventure and practical experience in field biology? Do you want to play a critical role in the conservation and management of fisheries resources?  If so, then Alaskan Observers Inc. (AOI) has the perfect job for you!  

AOI is the premier provider of Observers to the National Marine Fisheries Service North Pacific Groundfish Observer Program.   Observers live and work aboard commercial fishing vessels operating in the Bering Sea and the North Pacific Ocean and gather biological data essential to the sustainability of fisheries resources in Alaska.

COMPENSATION:  $4017.90/month to begin with, plus room, board, and travel to and from job site.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in fisheries biology, marine biology, general biology, zoology, or a related natural science.  Additionally, applicants must have at least one math class, one statistics class, and a course that relied heavily on dichotomous key use.

 

FOR INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

Rachel Moore

Alaskan Observers, Inc.

Recruiting Coordinator

r-moore@alaskanobservers.com

1-888-317-9343

 

Visit our website for job descriptions and to submit the online application:

www.alaskanobservers.com

 

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