[MARMAM] Job Announcement

Jenelle Gilding Jenelle_Gilding at alaskasealife.org
Mon Jan 21 11:12:29 PST 2008



The Alaska SeaLife Center, a non-profit organization dedicated to marine
research, rehabilitation, conservation, and public education is seeking
applications for the following: 


Seasonal Research Technicians


These positions are responsible for assisting with the Chiswell Island
Remote Monitoring Project at the Alaska SeaLife Center.


Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

1.                   Assists with remote monitoring of Steller sea lions
by operating field cameras from an office setting.


2.                   Conducts behavioral observations and performs
photo-identification of pinnipeds through remote video equipment or,
when needed, in the field.


3.                   Collects data as required.


4.                   Ensures that appropriate record keeping is
maintained and performs database management.


5.                   Assists with data entry and analysis as requested.


6.                   Assists with other research projects conducted at
the Alaska SeaLife Center as requested.


7.                   Assists with studies in the field as assigned which
may require extended stays in remote locations with few basic amenities.



Bachelor's degree in biology, marine biology, zoology, or related field
with two years experience in a similar position preferred.  Experience
in biological field studies, scientific writing, remote monitoring
equipment, and photo identification of marine mammals preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively with people of all levels, be
organized, self-motivated and posses a strong desire to see the
completion of projects.  Computer skills including MS Excel, Word,
Access and Observer Pro.  Knowledge of basic research methods, data
collection techniques as well as knowledge of and ability to operate
cameras and other video recording equipment.  


These are seasonal, full-time positions.  


Start Date: May 15, 2008

End Date: August 15, 2008 & August 29, 2008            

Apply by:  February 29, 2008


Send resume & application (downloadable at www.alaskasealife.org
<http://www.alaskasealife.org/> ) to Human Resources, Alaska SeaLife
Center, P. O. Box 1329, Seward, AK  99664-1329, or fax 907-224-6320, or
email to HR at alaskasealife.org <mailto:human_resources at alaskasealife.org>




The ASLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 



-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.uvic.ca/pipermail/marmam/attachments/20080121/a9913167/attachment.html>
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: image001.png
Type: image/png
Size: 15435 bytes
Desc: image001.png
URL: <http://lists.uvic.ca/pipermail/marmam/attachments/20080121/a9913167/attachment.png>
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: image002.gif
Type: image/gif
Size: 5946 bytes
Desc: image002.gif
URL: <http://lists.uvic.ca/pipermail/marmam/attachments/20080121/a9913167/attachment.gif>
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: oledata.mso
Type: application/octet-stream
Size: 17454 bytes
Desc: oledata.mso
URL: <http://lists.uvic.ca/pipermail/marmam/attachments/20080121/a9913167/attachment.obj>

More information about the MARMAM mailing list