Job: #19-006 Fisheries and Administrative Assistant – Arlington, VA

Title #19-006 Fisheries and Administrative Assistant – Arlington, VA
Agency, Location Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, Arlington, Virginia
Categories Professional
Job # 13432
Salary $42,000 – $46,000 annually with benefits

The Fisheries and Administrative Assistant (FAA) has two primary responsibilities (1) perform daily administrative tasks associated with the front office, and (2) provide technical support to the Commission’s outreach, fisheries management, and science programs. The FAA is expected to be a team player, performing routine duties independently, proactively, and in a timely manner.


A Bachelor’s degree in biology, marine biology or environmental science is preferred. Applicants should have strong verbal and writing skills; ability to research and prepare draft documents, articles, and outreach/education materials; an eagerness to learn, be a team player and perform tasks as requested; and a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite. Must be eligible to work in the United States.

Closing Date: July 26, 2019