Job Listings

Listed below are the current openings for ASMFC and its member states. All ASMFC correspondence should include cover letter and resume and emailed to asmfc-jobs@asmfc.org. Please be sure to include the vacancy announcement number in your correspondence. Resumes will be reviewed when received, and ASMFC will follow up with qualified candidates.

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  • Fisheries Specialist – RI Fish Habitat Monitoring and Enhancement

    Post Date: Apr 20, 2017

    The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commisison seeks qualified applicants for the position of Fisheries Specialist, RI Fish Habitat Monitoring and Enhancement. Working directly with RI DEM’s Division of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Fisheries Program, the Fisheries Specialist will be responsible for monitoring and assessing fish communities, oyster reefs, and marine habitats, evaluating the success of previous restoration and enhancement practices, and developing guidance documents for future habitat restoration and enhancement activities, including but not limited to oyster and artificial reefs.

    The Fisheries Specialist will work in the offices of RI DEM’s Division of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Fisheries Program located in Jamestown, Rhode Island. Work will be performed in both office and field settings, which may include working in variable weather conditions, at remote locations, in hazardous terrain and under physically demanding circumstances.

    Application Process: Please email a resume and cover letter referencing the vacancy number to Laura Leach, Director of Finance and Administration, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, 1050 N. Highland Street; Suite 200 A-N, Arlington, VA 22201 (asmfc-jobs@asmfc.org) by the closing date of May 4, 2017. The vacancy number (#0027) must be identified in the subject line.

    Contact:
    rcollins@asmfc.org

  • New York Marine Fisheries Data Entry Clerk, ACCSP

    Post Date: Apr 12, 2017

    The Commisison is seeking qualified applicants for the position of New York Marine Fisheries Data Entry Clerk, ACCSP.  The incumbent will assist the Assistant State Coordinator and State Coordinator with the organization, quality, and entry of marine fisheries data associated with the New York implementation of Atlantic Coastal Cooperative Statistics Program (ACCSP) programs and standards. The responsibilities of the incumbent will include, but not be limited to, the following:

    Work with state seafood dealers and harvesters, as well as state, federal, and ACCSP staff to implement the ACCSP Standard Atlantic Information System (SAFIS) for on-line electronic Dealer Reporting and electronic Vessel Trip Reporting for commercial catch and effort data that is being developed and maintained by the ACCSP for partner use; perform QA/QC of submitted Vessel Trip Reports (VTRs) for completeness of marine fisheries data; contact permitted harvesters to obtain missing information; enter marine fisheries data from VTRs into an established database; promote online reporting to NY’s commercial harvesters and dealers; provide training when necessary.

    Application Process: Please email a resume and cover letter referencing the vacancy number (0026) to Laura Leach, Director of Finance and Administration, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, 1050 N. Highland Street; Suite 200 A-N, Arlington, VA 22201 (asmfc-jobs@asmfc.org) by the April 28, 2017 closing date. The vacancy number (0026) must be identified in the subject line.

     

    Contact:
    rcollins@asmfc.org