A position announcement will open from 6-20 Sept for a NOAA Fish Biologist with the Acoustics Group in Seattle.
Fisheries Acoustics Group
Midwater Assessment & Conservation Engineering Program (MACE)
NOAA Fisheries, Alaska Fisheries Science Center (AFSC)
Citizenship: US Citizenship Required
Responsibilities: The activities of the Fisheries Acoustics group focus on the development and implementation of acoustic-trawl survey tools and methods to assess the abundance of stocks such as walleye pollock (Gadus chalcogrammus) in the Bering Sea and Gulf of Alaska. The successful applicant will be expected to participate in planning, execution, data analysis, and results documentation of acoustic-trawl surveys. Activities will also include participation in R&D projects to improve methods and technologies associated with acoustic survey work. Expertise is desired in technologies that include: remote sensing instrumentation based on acoustic and/or optical technologies, alternative sampling platforms to ships, as well as strong quantitative and computer programming skills.
For more information: Chris.Wilson@noaa.gov
View and apply for the position beginning 6 Sept at: https://www.usajobs.gov/ (Search on Fish Biologist, Seattle – make certain position is with MACE Program)
Closing Date to Apply: 20 Sept 2016