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 Technician – APAIS Temporary Field Technician

    Post Date: Jan 25, 2017

    The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission seeks qualified applicants for the position of Fisheries Technician – APAIS Temporary Field Technician.  The incumbent will conduct the field portion of the Access-Point Angler Intercept Survey (APAIS). This important research study, sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) conducts face-to-face interviews with marine recreational anglers. Field staff will travel to assigned sites to interview anglers about their fishing experiences, collect a variety of information, and (when possible) weigh, measure, and identify fish by species name that the anglers have caught. Assigned sites can include beaches, banks, piers, docks, jetties, and access points for private, charter, and head boats, including marinas, boat ramps and other points of entry to marine waters. Field staff are responsible for filling out field intercept forms with anglers at these sites in addition to completing several other required study forms.

    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).  The vacancy number (0021) must be identified in the subject line.

    Contact:
    rcollins@asmfc.org

  • Fisheries Specialist - RI Marine Fisheries Age and Growth Technician

    Post Date: Feb 07, 2017

    The Commisison is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Fisheries Specialist - RI Marine Fisheries Age and Growth Technician. The incumbent will be responsible for Working directly with RI DEM’s Division of Fish and Wildlife, Marine Fisheries Program, the Fisheries Specialist will be responsible for assisting DEM biologists with fulfilling the goals and objectives of the DEM Age and Growth Study. 

    Length of Appointment: The position will be a limited term appointment that will extend for a period of one year, with the option to amend or extend, pursuant to available funding and at the discretion of RIDEM.

    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 February 20, 2017.  The vacancy number (0024) must be identified in the subject line.

    Contact:
    rcollins@asmfc.org

  • MSC - Senior Commercial Manager Western US

    Post Date: Feb 07, 2017

    The Marine Stewardship Council is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Senior Commercial Manager Western US. The incumbent will be responsible for co-leading MSC’s commercial engagement in the US, promoting and enhancing the organization’s profile and partner engagement. The goal of MSC’s commercial program is to raise awareness of seafood sustainability issues in the US market through building support and demand for seafood and seafood products from MSC certified fisheries in the supply chain, including retail and food service. Ensuring high levels of satisfaction and support to (and from) existing commercial partners is a major priority – to make the MSC program work better for them and demonstrate benefit, and in so doing, deepen their engagement.  Additionally, the person in this position will continue to grow and develop the reach of the MSC program with new commercial partners throughout the seafood supply chain. 

    To apply, please send a cover letter and resume

    Robin Mead
    MSC Americas Region
    5030 1st Avenue South
    Suite 300
    Seattle, WA  98134
    Email: SrCommercialManagerUS@msc.org

    Applications must be received by Tuesday, February 28, 2017 5pm PST.  Anticipated work start date is March 2017. For the full Job Description and Organizational Chart visit www.msc.org.

     

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  • MSC - US Fisheries Officer

    Post Date: Feb 07, 2017

    The Marine Stewardship Council is seeking qualified applicants fo rthe position of US Fisheries Officer. The incumbent will report to the Senior Fisheries Manager USA, and will work closely with the US Fisheries team in a support role, assisting the team with delivery of program credibility, effectiveness and the MSC mission.  In addition, the Fisheries Officer will work with commercial and marketing-communications teams in the US and global MSC offices to help deliver value to US fisheries and partners engaged with the MSC program. Specifically, the Fisheries Officer will be responsible for work to include research and analysis, value and supply chain mapping, understanding target fisheries and US and global commercial linkages within those fisheries, helping to formalize relationship and communication linkages, and feedback to U.S. fisheries and member companies certified to the MSC fishery standard. 

    To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to:

    Robin Mead
    MSC Americas Region
    5030 1st Avenue South
    Suite 300
    Seattle, WA  98134
    Email: USFisheryOfficer@msc.org

    Applications must be received by Monday, March 6, 2017 5pm PST.  Anticipated work start date is April 1, 2017. For the full Job Description and Organizational Chart visit www.msc.org.

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