Job: Chief Biologist

Title Chief Biologist
Agency, Location Pacific Salmon Commission, British Columbia, Canada
Categories Professional
Job # 13098
Salary CAD $104,788 – $122,703 per annum

The Pacific Salmon Commission (PSC), an international organization responsible for transboundary salmon fisheries management in Canada and the United States, is seeking a Chief Biologist for its headquarters in Vancouver, B.C. This position is open to Canadian and non- Canadian citizens.

This is a senior position within the PSC Secretariat, reporting to the Executive Secretary and part of the management team. In coordination with division staff, the Chief Biologist is responsible for general scientific program administration and delivery of Fraser River salmon stock assessments.


The Chief Biologist is the Secretariat’s principal officer for scientific and technical initiatives. He/She is responsible for ensuring the Secretariat’s technical programs meet the needs of the Parties, are cost effective, and scientifically defensible. The role entails strategic planning in the areas of stock assessment, data management, workforce strategy, and scientific policy. For more information on this unique opportunity and how to apply, please visit


Ad Closing Date: February 1, 2019


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