|Title||West Coast Groundfish Observer|
|Agency, Location||Alaskan Observers, Inc./ WA, OR, CA coastline|
|Salary||$3750.00 on average per month to begin, with raises at 4 months and 8 months.|
Start Date: Feb & March 2020
Observers live and work aboard domestic commercial fishing vessels, gathering data crucial to the conservation & management of the west coast Groundfish fishery. Observers live on-call in their home-port and work at sea on average 15 days/month. Fisheries observing is a challenging and unique position. Sorting a sample at sea is physically demanding, quarters onboard are tight, and diplomacy is required.
A Bachelor’s in a natural science, 30 semester hours in biology, a college course in both math and statistics, and a college course using dichotomous keys.
To apply submit the online application: www.alaskanobservers.com. Additionally, email a resume and transcripts to Rachel Moore, AOI Recruitment Coordinator, [email protected]. For questions please feel free to call: 888-317-9343.