Section: Marine Fisheries Research - Keys Fisheries Research
This position serves as a staff member of the Florida Keys based FWRI research team that conducts biological research related to reef fish and their fisheries. The general role of this position within the team is to collect, manage, and analyze data, synthesize results, and produce a range of final products under the direction of the team leader. Specific duties include:
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course of study in one of the physical or natural sciences or fisheries and three years of professional experience in one of the physical or natural sciences or fisheries; or a master's degree from an accredited college or university with major course of study in one of the physical or natural sciences or fisheries and one year of professional experience as described above; or a doctorate from an accredited college or university with major course of study in one of the physical or natural sciences or fisheries. Must be a certified SCUBA diver.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
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Nearest Major Market: Key West
Working Title: RESEARCH ASSOCIATE-FWC - 77072851
Position Number: 77072851
Salary: $1,704.89 bi-weekly, $44,327 Annually
Posting Closing Date: 12/10/2019
Open Competitive Opportunity
This is a Career Service position with benefits.
Fish and Wildlife Research Institute (FWRI)
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