Listed below are the current openings for ASMFC and its member states. All ASMFC correspondence should include cover letter and resume and emailed to email@example.com. 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 Field Technician
Post Date: Mar 18, 2019
The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Fisheries Technician – APAIS 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. The responsibilities of the incumbent will include, but not be limited to, the following:
Application Process: Please email a resume and cover letter referencing the vacancy number (19-003) to Laura Leach, Director of Finance and Administration, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, 1050 N. Highland Street; Suite 200 A-N, Arlington, VA 22201 (firstname.lastname@example.org). The vacancy number (19-003) must be identified in the subject line.
Fisheries Data Coordinator
Post Date: Apr 16, 2019
The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Fisheries Data Coordinator. The incumbent is responsible for applying specialized fisheries knowledge to collecting, managing, processing and disseminating data housed in Atlantic Coastal Cooperative Statistics Program (ACCSP) systems. Specific duties include providing data support for data-intensive activities; assisting IT staff in the design, building and maintenance of fisheries data structures; providing quality control and monitoring for ACCSP partner data feeds and deployed data collection systems. The attached position description contains more detailed information about this position. ACCSP's website (www.accsp.org) will provide comprehensive information about its activities.
The position of Fisheries Data Coordinator is based out of the Arlington, Virginia office of the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) and will require some overnight travel, primarily along the Atlantic coast. The incumbent reports to the ACCSP Director, through either the Data or Recreational Team Leader.
Qualifications: Applicants must have a graduate degree in fisheries science, population dynamics, marine biology, or a related field. Knowledge of fisheries stock assessment methods, interdisciplinary preparation for fisheries management, proven writing and speaking skills, communication, coordination and interpersonal skills, and experience with quantitative analysis software should be demonstrated. Experience with large relational databases (such as Oracle) is highly desirable. Must be eligible to work in the United States.
Application Process: Please email a resume and cover letter referencing the vacancy number (19-004) to Laura Leach, Director of Finance and Administration, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, 1050 N. Highland Street; Suite 200 A-N, Arlington, VA 22201 (email@example.com) bu the May 14th closing date. The vacancy number (19-004) must be identified in the subject line.
US Oceans Manager, The Pew Chaitable Trusts
Post Date: Jan 29, 2019
The Pew Charitable Trusts is seeking qualified applicants for the position of US Oceans Manager. The manager will be responsible for overseeing implementation of coastal habitat conservation initiatives in the U.S. Caribbean, and leading work with managers and stakeholders to establish an ecosystem-based approach to fisheries management in federal waters of the region. They will focus on advancing Pew's project goals in the regions with the Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources (PR DNER), the Caribbean Fishery Management Council (CFMC), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and other decision-making bodies. The manager will report to the project director, U.S. oceans and be based in Puerto Rico.
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