HAWAII MARINE MAMMAL ALLIANCE JOB OPENING: FIELD RESPONSE SECTOR MANAGER
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:
Hawaii Marine Mammal Alliance (HMMA) is a non-profit organization funded by private donations, government grants and corporate sponsorships. We are dedicated to the preservation, recovery and stewardship of Hawaii’s endangered marine mammals and the coastal ecosystem we share. In partnership with NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, our staff and volunteers support critically endangered Hawaiian monk seal species research and recovery efforts through important field response, assessment, identification, documentation – and when needed – assistance with in-field animal interventions and stranding support.
The Sitka Tribe of Alaska is seeking a Biological Science Technician to assist with multiple projects within STA’s Fisheries and Environmental Programs. Some of these projects include: ocean acidification monitoring, harmful algal bloom and shellfish biotoxins data collection, analyzing subsistence foods for contaminants, stream assessments, fisheries monitoring and research, and harvesting multiple species for the Traditional Foods Program.
pay range: $18.50 – 21.00/hr, full time
hours: 8:00 – 4:30pm
minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in environmental science, biology, fisheries management, or similar AND one year experience collecting and analyzing environmental field data
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Salary: $3,155.00 – $4,134.00 Monthly
Location: Snohomish County – Other, WA Snohomish County – Other, WA
Job Type: Full Time – Permanent
Job Number: 2016-06095
Closing: 6/17/2016 5:00 PM Pacific
This position directly contributes to sound stewardship of fish resources by developing, integrating, and disseminating sound fish and habitat science, protecting fish populations and their habitats, influencing the decisions of others that affect fish and their habitats, and providing for sustainable fish populations for recreational and commercial harvest opportunities.
The Career Center presents … Alumni Career Accelerator: Summer Series 2016. This series of events and workshops is designed to help boost your job search and career plans. Designed for recent graduates, but open to all alumni of UW. Students and upcoming graduates are welcome as well. No need to RSVP and there are no fees to attend. Career paths are rarely linear or predictable.Read more
About the Opportunity
This is an opportunity to join a team responsible for coordinating the rescue, transport and release of marine mammals from over 600 miles of coastline. The successful candidate will report to the Northern Range Operations Manager as a part of the Rescue and Response Team within the Veterinary Science Department. This position serves the following primary functions:
Coordinate the day to day operations of rescue and response central dispatch
Train and oversee interns and volunteers in answering the Stranded Animal Hotline and taking down accurate reports
Answer the Stranded Animal Hotline, communicating with concerned members of the public with empathy and understanding, and educating callers about marine mammals
Dispatch response teams for the assessment, rescue, transport, and release of a variety of marine mammals
Work with veterinary staff to assess stranded animals, making decisions regarding the need for rescue and communicating with response teams
Coordinate the daily transportation and offloading of marine mammals at the Sausalito hospital
Maintain rescue equipment and vehicles under the supervision of the NRO Manger, organizing inventory and making repairs and purchases as needed
Manage projects completed by on-site volunteers, ranging from equipment repairs and alterations, to data entry
Adhere to and promote safety standards and protocols
Rotate after hours on-call, evening, weekend and holiday coverage
Application deadline: June 24
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Head Lab Assistant, Rutgers University Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences (New Brunswick, NJ)
Head Laboratory Assistant
The Department of Marine & Coastal Sciences at Rutgers niversity invites applications for a head laboratory assisstant. The candidate will be based in Dr. Olaf Jensen’s lab on the New Brunswick campus and will contribute to a diverse array of laboratory, field, and data analysis projects.
The candidate will manage lab operations under the general direction of Dr.
Full time, temporary positions (1 year appointments extended up to a potential max of 2 years) in California working with fisheries management at the Federal US levels ranging from GS 04 – GS 07 depending on education and experience (GS 04 requires a completed Bachelor’s degree with a background in science).
Salary Range: $32, 318 – $52, 043 per year
4 vacancies with an application deadline of 6/7/2016
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NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR IMMEDIATE OPENINGS FOR MARINE SCIENCE INSTRUCTORS
Seacamp Association, Inc
1300 Big Pine Avenue
Big Pine Key, FL 33043
Company Description: Celebrating our 51th summer!!! A non-profit, residential, environmental educational organization offering marine science programs for 10-17 year olds in a summer camp setting and to visiting elementary, middle, secondary, college, and adult groups throughout the school year.
The mission of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service is “Working with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.” The Washington Fish & Wildlife Office (USFWS) is recruiting three AmeriCorps service members to join our staff, partners and community members in order to expand our mission delivery.Read more
[internship] Gnaraloo Turtle Conservation Program Scientific Internship Program (Gnaraloo, Australia)
adviser notes: unpaid internship from October 2016 to April 2017. Accommodation and food covered while there. Transportation there is not covered – chance of getting return travel costs covered upon completion of the internship (by application; depends on need).
Gnaraloo is a wilderness tourism business and working pastoral station on the Ningaloo Coast in North Western Australia, adjacent to the Ningaloo Marine Park and Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area.