|Title||Scientist-Submerged Aquatic Vegetation|
|Agency, Location||NMFS California Coastal Office in Santa Rosa, CA|
OAI is seeking a Scientist to provide support to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), in Santa Rosa, CA. This position will provide technical assistance on protecting, restoring, and monitoring submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV) within the San Francisco Bay Estuary, and help streamline the regulatory process for mitigating the adverse impact on SAV in the Bay. The incumbent will also help manage eelgrass (Zostera marina) mitigation funds from the California DOT for adverse impacts on eelgrass resulting from the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge East Span Seismic Safety Project. For additional responsibilities see weblink.
Bachelor’s degree and six years’ experience or Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in biology or field of study relating and four (4) years’ experience relating to the specific duties. For additional or preferred qualifications and to apply see weblink.
Ad Closing Date: When filled