COMPANY OVERVIEW: Riverside Technology, inc. (Riverside), a leading international engineering and science consulting firm, is in search of multiple Fishery Observers to support NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) in Miami, FL.
THE POSITION: Successful candidates will collect data for the NMFS Pelagic Observer Program (POP) located in Miami, FL. Observers will deploy from fishing ports along the Mid-Atlantic coastal areas. Candidates do not need to reside near the POP office in Miami, FL, but must be located in the Mid-Atlantic area and be available to travel to assigned fishing ports. Reliable transportation and a current driver’s license are required. Trips vary in length from 1 to 45 days.
Specific tasks include:
Training is tentatively expected to begin November 2015 at the NMFS Miami Lab, with deployments beginning December 2015 and coming to an end April 2016.
Riverside is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering very competitive compensation and exceptional employee benefits.