Ocean Associates, Inc. (OAI) is seeking a Scientist to provide support to the NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), West Coast Region Sustainable Fisheries Division (SFD) in Seattle, WA. OAI supplies personnel support services on contract to government and industry clients for marine fisheries and protected species. The candidate will provide support services to draft and edit EIS and NEPA documents related to groundfish management. The Groundfish Branch in SFD is responsible for the federal rulemakings to adjust management for the Pacific Coast groundfish fishery. These federal rulemakings are supported with an analysis of environmental impacts under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The Groundfish Branch coordinates all NEPA activities with Council, General Counsel Northwest, and other staff in the West Coast Region.
The candidate shall provide the following services and complete the following projects:
Salary and Benefits: Commensurate with experience. Comprehensive benefit package.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE
Selected individual(s) must have the following minimum qualifications:
Additional required qualifications include:
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Applicants should submit a resume that includes the following:
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States, complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire, and successfully complete a federal government background check. Ocean Associates Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of any status or condition protected by applicable federal or state law.
Ocean Associates, Incorporated provides professional consulting services to government organizations, UN agencies, academia, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and the private sector. OAI experts have carried out ocean, fisheries, and management consulting projects throughout the world.