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Fisheries Technology Associates is a world leader in aquaculture, fish farming, fish culture,
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Employment Opportunities at FTA

A Maze of Opportunities

Because of our company structure and the clientele we serve, we consider resumé or curriculum vitae information from only a relatively few individuals.  You must have at least 15 years of aquaculture consulting experience or other similar substantial expertise or qualifications for us to seriously consider you for employment.  For those who qualify, you may e-mail your unsolicited resumé or curriculum vitae to our Senior Biologist at

The requirements listed above do not necessarily apply to specific solicitations that from time to time may be listed here in the Employment Opportunities at FTA section.  Please read those solicitations for requirements and qualifications.  Currently, we have no specific positions to offer within our company.

While we appreciate interest in our company on the part of other job seekers, we do not operate our own production system or facilities that include intern, entry-level, or technician-level employment positions.  If our policy on this matter or the structure of our company changes, we will post an update on this page.  Again, thanks for your interest.

Employment at Other Organizations

Please periodically monitor this page for opportunities at other organizations and production facilities.

13 April 2015--Fishery Observers, Galveston, TX, permanent

Salary Comparable
End Date 5/6

Fishery Observers for the Galveston Reeffish/Shrimp program.


Bachelors with major in marine biology or related field.


See below link. Job requisition 16181BR


6 April 2015--Fisheries Biologist 2, Yurok Tribe, CA, permanent

Salary $48,871 – $69,961 (plus benefits)
End Date 4/22

Implementation of multiple concurrent fisheries related research monitoring and/or restoration projects. Data analysis and report preparation as well as field crew supervision. Creation, implementation and reporting of multiple research and monitoring projects.


Bachelor’s degree in Fisheries Biology, Physical Sciences or Biological Sciences.

Desired Qualifications:

· Knowledge of life history strategies and habitat requirements of anadromous fish species.
· Experience conducting basic fisheries and fish habitat surveys, topographic surveys, habitat mapping, pre/post restoration monitoring, spawning and carcass
surveys, and snorkeling.
· Computer skills with data bases, spreadsheets, GIS, and use of LIDAR.
· Good writing, statistical analysis, data analysis and database management skills.
Ability to supervise crews in a professional manner while maintaining a positive and safe work environment.


Contact for Application packet: Yurok Tribe HR Department (707)482-1350 or below email


No other positions are available at this time.  This page is updated weekly.

Be sure to visit American Fisheries Society, AquacultureJobs, FishJobs,, and for other job listings and resumé posting services.

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