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Licensed Marine Surveyor
Hiring Range: $42,000 – $55,000
Position No.: 00269

WORK DESCRIPTION: Full-time position on the Eastern Shore, with full scope of responsibility for surveys of public oyster grounds, new lease applications, leases to be transferred and resurveying existing leases as required. Prepares and updates base maps of assigned areas; assist Habitat Management, Law Enforcement, and Fisheries Management in establishing lease lines boundaries, public ground boundaries, shellfish condemnation areas, artificial reef locations, and fixed fishing devices, etc. May research records at Court House for titles and deeds; addresses request from leaseholders, public, Federal, State and local government officials as required.

DESIRED REQUIREMENTS: Candidate should have a current valid Virginia Surveyor License (LS), requires thorough knowledge of conventional and Global Positioning System (GPS) surveying principles and processing and have thorough knowledge and use of GPS equipment and knowledge or experience with marine surveying. Needs familiarity with Computer Aided Drafting (CAD), and applicable mathematics. Must be able to interact with a diverse population; have a high school education or the equivalent with college level courses in surveying, mathematics, and trigonometry. Must have experience in boat handling and be able to swim. Some overnight travel may be required when incumbent is needed in other areas. Selected candidate must have a valid Virginia driver’s license and a good driving record.

Physical requirements: Sitting, standing, walking, and lifting up to 50 pounds. Position requires that incumbent perform fieldwork in variable types of weather.

Interested candidate can apply on-line at https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/

Application deadline is May 18, 2018
Contact Information:
Marine Resources Commission
2600 Washington Ave., 3rd Floor
Newport News, VA 23607
(757) 247-2200

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FEMALE, MINORITIES AND VETERANS ARE ENCOURAGE TO APPLY



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CLASS TITLE: Program Support Technician HIRING RANGE: $25,718 – 28,000

DIVISION: Fisheries Management POSITION # 00139

WORK DESCRIPTION: Entry level grant funded position extracts and compiles biological and harvest information reported by commercial fisherman, dealers, and recreational fishermen reporting. Performs scanning, coding, data entry, verification and correction of fishery harvest data when necessary. Will answer inquiries from the public and the fishing industry on mandatory reporting policies and provide answers to basic fisheries questions. May be assigned to attend meetings and serve as technical support and may assist with other administrative/technical task in support of the Fisheries Management program. Positions acts as liaison for the agency in fishery related activities for the public.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Must be proficient in data entry and editing; have knowledge and experience with Access, Excel and word processing. Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Basic knowledge of the seafood industry, to include harvest procedures, harvest processing, marketing techniques and familiarity with the collection of bio9logical data is helpful. Must have a valid Virginia driver’s license; high school education or the equivalent; studies and/or experience in Marine science field helpful.

POSITION AVAILABLE: Immediately

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications must be received by the agency no later than Friday, May 16, 2018

A COMPLETED STATE APPLICATION FORM 10-012 IS REQUIRED AND IS AVAILABLE ON THE STATE WEBSITE AT www.mrc.virginia.gov or 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
(757) 247-2200

M/F/V
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER



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