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Job Opening- Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries

Position: Fisheries Sampler (Aquatic Biologist I).

Date of Posting: May 6, 2016

Closing: This requisition will remain open until filled; however, first consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days.

The Department of Fish & Game works to preserve the state’s natural resources and people’s right to conservation of those resources, as protected by Article 97 of the Massachusetts Constitution. To carry out this mission, the Department exercises responsibility over the Commonwealth’s marine and freshwater fisheries, wildlife species, plants, and natural communities, as well as the habitats that support them.

The Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries serves Massachusetts’ citizens by protecting, restoring, and enhancing fishery resources and their habitats, while providing sustainable fisheries related recreational and commercial opportunities.

The Department of Fish and Game, Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) seeks applicants for Fisheries Sampler (Aquatic Biologist I).  The incumbent will conduct sampling of commercial fisheries catches of marine organisms at sea and dockside, processes associated biological samples, maintains sampling gear, and enters and audits sampling data.  Interested candidates can learn more about the Department of Fish and Game and view the full job announcement here.

To apply online, please visit the MassCareers website.