Pacific Oyster Seed from Alaska

Kachemak Shellfish Mariculture Association has diploid seed available. Seed has a proven record of excellent growth and they offer competitive pricing. References available upon request.

For more information call 907-235-1935 or email info@alaskaoyster.com

Bellingham Technical College Fisheries Instructor

Bellingham Technical College invites applications for one full-time one year temporary faculty assignment in the Fisheries and Aquaculture Sciences program. Continuation of position will be reviewed each fiscal year and is dependent upon funding. The position reports to the Dean of Professional Technical Education and is anticipated to begin in September, 2017.

The Fisheries & Aquaculture Sciences program prepares students for employment in a variety of fisheries occupations with emphasis on fish culture and aquaculture. Teaching content includes such subjects as: Aquatic Invertebrate Biology, Salmonid Biology, Fish and Shellfish Biology, Aquaculture Techniques, Hatchery Operations, Water Quality, Spawning and Sampling Techniques, Habitat Restoration Techniques, Fisheries Management, the Ecology of Rivers, Lakes and Streams and other related courses.

For position duties, responsibilities, qualifications and how to apply please view the job description below.

Final Fisheries posting Feb 21 2017 wout supp

Broodstock Development Hatchery Technician

Taylor Shellfish Farms is seeking a detail-driven employee to work closely with the Broodstock Development Manager as well as the other hatchery staff to breed and test future broodstock lines from selected stocks. Everyday tasks require extensive attention to detail and sterile techniques to prevent contamination between families. This is a very physically active position including repetitive lifting of 2 gallon buckets, standing and working on concrete floors and working long hours on occasion.

For benefits, requirements, and how to apply click on the job description below.

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Shellfish Nursery Worker–Totten Inlet, Olympia WA

Taylor Shellfish Farms, one of the largest producers of farmed shellfish in North America, is seeking a Shellfish Nursery Worker. This is an entry level position that will support the raising of clam and oyster seed on Totten Inlet rafts. The position maintains the health of seed by routine cleaning and care. Full time and seasonal positions available. Position may require working weekends.

For responsibilities, required skills, physical demands and benefits see the job description below.

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Submit completed applications to Courtney Hansen at courtneyh@taylorshellfish.com

Shellfish Project Coordinator

The Willapa – Grays Harbor Oyster Growers Association has an opening for a Project Coordinator.  The Project Coordinator is responsible to define, coordinate, manage, participate in, and follow to completion projects related to shellfish farming while reporting to a diverse Board of Directors.  Requires a self-starting, dedicated, and committed person with ability to work independently, and who can assist in pursuing the best interests of the shellfish farming community in Willapa Bay and Grays Harbor.  The ideal candidate will have experience in the day to day operations of an association as well as project management with an emphasis on technical agriculture type reporting, scheduling, budgeting, computer skills, and team skills.  Knowledge and experience with integrated pest management plans a plus. (more…)

Job Announcement: Nisqually Indian Tribe Shellfish Farm Technician

Nisqually Indian Tribe is seeking a Shellfish Farm Technician. This is an entry level position responsible for performing basic shellfish duties under direct supervision.

For a complete job description follow the link below

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Contact Nisqually HR at 360-486-9558 or click here to apply

Two Hatchery Technicians Needed at Taylor Shellfish, Quilcene, WA

Taylor Shellfish Hatchery in Quilcene is looking for two new hatchery technicians to join their team, beginning in February. Applicants should be hard working, energetic, find joy in growing living organisms and do not mind the repetive chores necessary to complete daily tasks.

Both job descriptions, requirements and how to apply are listed in the links below.

Hatchery – Larvae Technician

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Job Announcement: Assistant Specialist in Cooperative Extension–Aquaculture Specialist, Dept. of Animal Science

The University of California Davis Campus is currently seeking applicants for a Specialist in Cooperative Extension (CE) to join the faculty at the Assistant rank in the field of aquaculture.

A Cooperative Extension (CE) Specialist is being recruited to conduct and develop an extension education and outreach program that extends aquaculture information to various clientele (e.g., commercial aquaculture producers, state and federal agencies and the general public) including under‚Äźrepresented groups. The successful candidate must possess the ability to conduct original applied research resulting in information that can be applied toward the advancement of commercial aquaculture.

For job responsibilities, qualifications and how to apply follow the link below:

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Live-in Hatchery Manager, Los Mochis, Mexico

Sea Farmers is currently seeking a live-in shellfish hatchery manager.They are located in  the northwest of Mexico in the Las Salinas Beach, in the municipality of Ahome Sinaloa Mexico. Sea Farmers have the largest shellfish hatchery in Mexico, and are seeking an experienced individual interested in manila clam larvae and other regional species. Applicants must be able to problem solve quickly, with the ability to work alongside laboratory staff.

For more information and how to apply contact Fernando Garcia at garciafm@gmail.com

Job Announcement: Nisqually Indian Tribe

Nisqually Indian Tribe is seeking a knowledgeable, full-time Shellfish Farm Supervisor who will be responsible for providing crew supervision, leadership and oversight of the Nisqually Tribe’s 120 acre Shellfish Farm located in Henderson Inlet. Duties, responsibilities, and requirements are listed in the Job Announcement below.

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