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 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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  • Coastal Training Program Coordinator, NH Fish and Game

    Post Date: Jan 07, 2021

    NH Fish and Game and the Great Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve has a full time vacancy for the Coastal Training Program Coordinator (Program Specialist III, Position #43057). The Coastal Training Program Coordinator provides relevant science based information, tools and training to elected municipal officials, volunteer boards, and business and government partners responsible for planning and development activities that could impact coastal natural resources. This includes assessing needs, researching and developing content, and delivering information. An ideal candidate has professional experience in outreach, science communication, and facilitation; has experience working with multiple organizations; and has the ability to analyze complex environmental and social issues. Interested applicants can apply at this link.<>




  • USGS Western Fisheries Research Center Director

    Post Date: Mar 19, 2021

    Announcement number (USGS-SAC-21-11051594-DHA-CS)


    Director of the USGS Western Fisheries Research Center (GS-15-0401/0482, Permanent) in Seattle, WA reporting to the USGS Regional Director for Columbia-Pacific Northwest & Pacific Islands. There is an application limit of 50 and will either close at the end of the day in which that limit is reached or it will close on Tuesday, April  6, 2021


    This is a key USGS leadership position open to the public, and a tremendous opportunity to lead a hallmark USGS Fisheries Research Center and many outstanding and diverse scientists. 


    As a Center Director (Supervisory Biologist or Supervisory Fish Biologist), within the Western Fisheries Research Center (WFRC), some of your specific duties will include:

    - Responsible for all aspects of the leadership, administration, operation, and management of WFRC.
    - Works closely with the Regional Director of the Northwest-Pacific Islands Region and the Associate Director for Ecosystems in managing all operational and research functions of the Center.
    - Leads and develops collaborations with other USGS Science Centers, other Federal and State agencies, universities, Tribes, and non-governmental organizations.
    - Plans, coordinates, executes, and manages broad, multi-disciplinary programs of research, inventory, monitoring and information management.