Fisheries Technology Associates, Inc. High-Performance Aquaculture, Fish Farming, and Fisheries Services
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Fisheries Technology Associates is a world leader in aquaculture, fish farming, fish culture,
and wild fisheries consulting and management services.
For more than 33 years we have delivered the quality of service and experience that our clients expect and deserve.

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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.

20 October 2015--Assistant Fisheries/Aquaculture Manager, Max McGraw Wildlife Foundation, Dundee, IL, permanent

Salary Based on experience
End Date 11/30

Assist fisheries manager in all aspects of fisheries management including; fish population sampling, data collection, analyze and review data, compilation of data and internal reports, and monitoring lake water chemistry. Assist fisheries manager in all aspects of aquaculture projects including; developing aquaculture research projects, spawning and rearing target species, pond maintenance and harvesting, culture tank maintenance and data collection. Maintain good relationships with fishing clientele and assist members and guests in all aspects of angler related services.


BS degree with emphasis in fish management.
Applicants must be knowledgeable in fish management, sampling techniques and fish aging. Also, be able to communicate both orally and in writing, computer skills, personable, have basic mechanical skills, familiar with power tools, able to lift 60 pounds, and familiar with outboard and trolling motors.


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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