AnchorageRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Anchorage jobs

Fisheries Biologist/Observer

Company: Saltwater
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: September 5, 2020

Job Description:

Alaska Groundfish Observers Saltwater Inc. is currently hiring Fisheries Observers for the Alaska Groundfish Program. Alaska groundfish observers gather data onboard commercial fishing boats working out of ports along the Gulf of Alaska and the Bering Sea. Most of the assignments are based out of Dutch Harbor, Kodiak, King Cove, or Akutan, Alaska. Observer Duties: Provide independent catch estimates Sample species composition Provide fish ID and measurements Collect biological samples Monitor marine mammal and bird interactions Document fishing activity (set times, positions, gear performance, etc.) Record and report all data to NMFS Comply with all regulatory requirements Carry out assigned special projects General Observer Requirements: Bachelor's degree or higher in one of the natural sciences (biology, fisheries, natural resources, wildlife biology, limnology, etc.), including 30 credit hours of applied biology, one of which must include extensive use of a dichotomous key College Course in Statistics and Math U.S. citizenship or Permanent Resident Card Not prone to chronic or debilitating seasickness. Physically able to carry out duties (i.e., lift baskets often weighing up to 40kg, climb steel ladders, don an immersion survival suit within 60 seconds, lift yourself into a life raft using your own strength). Successful completion of the appropriate observer training course. Excellent people skills. Ability to adapt to change, manage stress, and live in confined quarters. Capacity to work independently, yet follow technical instructions. Capacity to maintain objectivity and the appearance of objectivity. Ability to adapt to changes in sea assignments of extended and uncertain duration. Preferred Experience: Previous experience as a marine mammal or fisheries observer. Previous experience in scientific data collection, and data entry beyond college. Previous ocean experience aboard boats. Valid and current passport. Trainings classes are 3-weeks in duration in Seattle, Washington. Trainings for 2019 will be offered in June, July, August and December. After training contracts are typically 3 months with an option for renewals throughout the year as the fishing season is year-round. Further information on these positions can be found on our website . If interested, click How Do I Apply, to be directed to our online application. www.saltwaterinc.com

Keywords: Saltwater, Anchorage , Fisheries Biologist/Observer, Other , Anchorage, Alaska

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


ASSURANCE Independent Agents: Licensed Medicare Insurance Agent - Work From Home, $1, 600 Sign-Up Bo
Description: If you''ve sold Medicare, Life, or Auto Insurance before, you''ll want to consider this unique sales opportunity. Join the revolutionary ASSURANCE platform and uncap your earnings on the industrys best (more...)
Company: ASSURANCE Independent Agents
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 09/29/2020

Doordash: Delivery Driver - No Experience Needed
Description: Your time. Your
Company: Doordash
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 09/30/2020

Licensed Inbound Sales Representative - Work From Home
Description: Job Description Who We Are: The Life amp Health Advisor sells final expense insurance, term life insurance, and other ancillary insurance products from inbound leads. This position will support our (more...)
Company: SelectQuote
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 09/30/2020


ASSURANCE Independent Agents: Licensed Health Insurance Agent - Work From Home, $1, 000 Sign-Up Bonu
Description: Assurance has opened up 100 spots nationally for Licensed Health agents to join our platform by 9/30 Join the revolutionary ASSURANCE platform in time to have the best Open Enrollment Period OEP of (more...)
Company: ASSURANCE Independent Agents
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 09/29/2020

Customer Experience Specialist (Advisor)
Description: Job Description: 10 10 The Best Buy Advisor engages customers using relationship skills and inspires them to see what 38 039 s possible with technology. In addition, they build quality relationships (more...)
Company: Best Buy
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 09/30/2020

Licensed Inside Sales Representative - Work From Home
Description: Job Description Who We Are: The Life amp Health Advisor sells final expense insurance, term life insurance, and other ancillary insurance products from inbound leads. This position will support our (more...)
Company: SelectQuote
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 09/30/2020

Licensed Life Insurance Agent - Work from Home (License Required)
Description: Job Description Requirements: Have or be willing to acquire 10 or more insurance state licenses High-speed internet, reliable computer, and headset with microphone History of compliant insurance (more...)
Company: Assurance
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 09/30/2020

Remote Life Insurance Agent - All Leads Provided (License Required)
Description: Job Description Requirements: Have or be willing to acquire 10 or more insurance state licenses High-speed internet, reliable computer, and headset with microphone History of compliant insurance (more...)
Company: Assurance
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 09/30/2020

Get New Contractor Work Today - Preview Leads In Your Area
Description: Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor 1800Contractor to help them find quality professionals with the expertise to turn their home improvement
Company: HomeAdvisor
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 09/30/2020

Licensed Insurance Agent - Work From Home
Description: Job Description Who We Are: The Life amp Health Advisor sells final expense insurance, term life insurance, and other ancillary insurance products from inbound leads. This position will support our (more...)
Company: SelectQuote
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: 09/30/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Alaska jobs by following @recnetAK on Twitter!

Anchorage RSS job feeds