Job: North Pacific Groundfish Observer
|Title||North Pacific Groundfish Observer|
|Agency, Location||Alaskan Observers, Inc., Bering Sea/North Pacific Ocean|
|Salary||$4,017.00-$6,340.00 per month, depending on experience, plus room, board, and travel to and from job site.|
|End Date||Until filled|
As an at-sea biologist working aboard U.S.-flagged commercial fishing vessels, you will gather data essential to the sustainability of fisheries resources in Alaska. Observers sample catches to determine their species composition, make estimates of total catch, and collect age structures and biological data from target species. Observers are guaranteed subsequent deployment opportunities and salary advances. Please see our website for a more detailed job description.
Closing Date: None; positions available year-round
Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in fisheries biology, marine biology, general biology, zoology, or a related natural science.
Rachel Moore, 888-317-9343, www.alaskanobservers.com