Subsistence Fisheries Scientist
$18 - $20/hr DOE
Open until filled.
Through collaboration with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Subsistence, these internships will provide on-the-job learning experience for a student of anthropology, natural resources, fisheries, or related field. Each intern will be under supervision of BBNA’s Subsistence Fisheries Scientist and ADF&G’s Subsistence Resource Specialist. The supervisors will monitor progress and provide final evaluation of students’ work.
Currently enrolled in a post-secondary educational program with preference for Alaska Native Studies, Rural Development, Northern Studies, or an interdisciplinary, natural, or social science course of study. Some internships require that the applicant must be at least 18 years of age, pass a background check and/or pre-employment drug screening. One year of post-secondary college education or training in relevant disciplinary field preferred. Demonstrated interest in related field of study as it applies to Bristol Bay natural resource management and willingness to learn. Experience with word processing and data entry software. Experience with qualitative analysis software desirable. Ability to work independently, follow directions appropriately, and organize materials and time effectively are necessary. Excellent written and oral communication skills and good organizational skills are essential. Familiarity with Bristol Bay area, people, and culture is preferred.
Candidates are asked to provide a cover letter and resume along with a fully completed BBNA job application