WORKING TITLE: Fisheries Mgt. Specialist DIVISION: Fisheries Management Boat Operator, Oyster Replenishment
POSITION NO.: 00264 HIRING RANGE: $32,619 - $40,250
WORK DESCRIPTION: Position assist in the implementation of contracts for shellfish restoration work, performing sampling, monitoring, reporting of shellfish beds and shellfish conditions, stock assessment work, marking areas with buoys, on-site supervision of contractors performance from barges, tugboats, etc. Work is typically carried out in field locations. Will participate in recommendations on regulatory actions and prepare reports and summaries on shellfish conditions. May assist in conducting meetings with citizens, advisory groups, and outreach in developing aquaculture techniques.
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WORKING TITLE: Fisheries Mgt. Specialist DIVISION: Fisheries Management
POSITION NO.: 00165 PAY BAND: 4 HIRING RANGE: $32619 -$37511
WORK DESCRIPTION: Analyze and interpret Virginia marine commercial landings, prepare reports and fishery management plans using data analysis and literature research and attend industry meetings. May provides detailed written and verbal evaluations on issues before the Commission. Performs day to day data base maintenance and support of the Mandatory Reporting data; including database planning and creating of standard operating procedures; establishes objects such as tables, views, stored procedures, triggers, along with the designing of the basic structure of the database. Position takes the lead on Mandatory Reporting Compliance, to include identification of failure to report persons and developing the violation packets for the Commission meeting Position will assist with the issuance and monitoring of certain fisheries permits and licenses.
DESIRED QUALIFICATION: Requires knowledge of applied seafood harvesting practices and seafood business; scientific knowledge of marine species and the marine environment. Requires well-developed skills in speaking and writing; experience in use of personal computers using Microsoft Office programs, computer-based data management and statistical analyses. Must have high school education or the equivalent with studies in Marine Science/Fisheries, and statistical analysis, must have proven experience in analyzing data, information and technical writing. Degree preferred.
WORK LOCATION: Newport News, VA
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 3, 2016A COMPLETED STATE APPLICATION FORM 10-012 IS REQUIRED AND IS AVAILABLE AT https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/
INTERESTED PERSONS PLEASE APPLY TO:
Marine Resources Commission
2600 Washington Avenue, 3rd Floor
Newport News, VA 23607
Attn: Director, Human Resources
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