Job: Assistant Hatchery Manager

Title Assistant Hatchery Manager
Agency, Location SSRAA
Categories Permanent
Job # 12157
Salary $53,000 DOE plus housing/benefits
End Date Until Filled

Neets Bay Hatchery is a large, remote, three species salmon hatchery located approximately 30 air miles North of Ketchikan, Alaska. There are approximately 190+ million Chum, 4.2 million Coho, and 750,000 Chinook salmon cultured annually.
The Assistant Manager supports the Hatchery Manager to deliver production goals in a timely effective manner, helps plan and co-ordinate site activities, helps supervise, inform and train employees, with the primary focus to raise healthy fish for the associations’ goals. Please see the website for full description.


• Demonstrated ability to successfully lead a workforce
• Excellent communication skills.
• At least 5 years working in production scale Pacific Salmon hatcheries.
• Min. 2 year degree in fish culture or related field. Work experience may be considered in lieu of degree

Preferable, but not required
• Maintenance skills related to hatchery operations.
• Experience with heavy equipment, cranes and skiff operation
• Previous supervisory experience