Positions: At-Sea Fisheries Observer 2020
Company: Atlantic Catch Data
Locations: throughout Nova Scotia — includes accom.
Atlantic Catch Data is looking to hire and train people for employment as an At Sea Observer. This position is for those who have an adventurous outlook on life or are looking for a break from the office environment.
At-Sea Observers work on board of commercial fishing vessels to collect fishing activity data. The recorded data is reported to the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and includes information regarding the weight of species caught, gear characteristics, fishing effort, and adherence to the Fisheries Act. Observers also conduct detailed biological sampling that scientists use for research and fish stock assessments.
Term: Full-time and Seasonal Employment available.
Wage: $170 per sea day for the probationary period plus travel
For more information about the position please look to our website at:
How to Apply:
If you are interested in becoming an At Sea Observer, please apply online at:
Please indicate you saw this posting at FoodWork.ca.
Ocean sustainability & marine conservation jobs
Sustainable fisheries links
Canadian Ocean/Marine Conservation Organizations
Note: This posting is provided on an "As Is" basis and for general informational purposes only. People and Planet (also known as "FoodWork") is not responsible for the content, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, legality, reliability, quality or suitability of this posting. We do not screen or endorse the organizations or individuals involved. If you decide to accept an offer of employment, volunteering or any other arrangement, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against injury, abuse, non-payment or any other loss. Please read our full Terms & Conditions.
Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 14 2020 ID: 56073