Position: Dockside Fishery Observer and Field Technician
Employer: J.O. Thomas & Associates Ltd.
Locations: Metro Vancouver, Parksville, Quadra Island, Campbell River, Kelsey Bay, Port McNeill, Port Hardy, Port Renfrew BC
J.O. Thomas and Associates Ltd. is a Vancouver based consulting firm providing professional and technical fisheries-related services.
Job Title: Dockside Sampler and Observer
Project: Commercial Salmon Dockside Monitoring and Sampling Program
Designated dockside fishery observers are required for the 2019 commercial salmon season to collect biological samples and to monitor and verify catch landings at designated landing ports. Dockside observers provide accurate, timely, and independent third party verification of commercial salmon catch landings.
The dockside observer will:
Terms of Employment:
Training and Examination:
Metro Vancouver, Parksville, Quadra Island, Campbell River, Kelsey Bay, Port McNeill, Port Hardy, Port Renfrew
HOW TO APPLY
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume via email to Sylvia Chow, Program Coordinator, chows [at] jothomas.com . Shortlisted candidates will be notified.
Designation requirements for DFO RDG:
High school graduation or equivalent knowledge base. A degree, diploma, or technical training in areas of natural resource management, biology, zoology, environmental science, aquaculture, conservation management, etc. is preferred, but not limiting.
Required Duties and Skills:
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:
Workplace awareness is essential as observations take place in an industrial environment. Offload activities can be fast-paced, loud, wet and in constant motion with industrial machinery running including water pumps, hydraulic cable lifts, and fork lifts. Long work hours can be expected.
Reading text, numeracy, legible writing, oral communication
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: May 29 2019 ID: 53701