Overview

Government of Saskatchewan Fisheries Biologist Full Time in Prince Albert, SK

Government of Saskatchewan

Branch Prince Albert SK CA

Position:
Fisheries Biologist
Location:
Prince Albert, SK

You will review harvest proposals, development proposals and environmental impact assessments for implications to fisheries management and aquatic habitats….

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ENV001099

Employment Type

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Permanent Full-time

Location(s)

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SK–PrinceAlbert and Area-Prince Albert

Ministry

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026 Environment

Salary Range

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$29.060-$36.417

Hourly

Grade

:

SGEU.09.

The Ministry of Environment is seeking a highly motivated and results-oriented team player to join its Fisheries Management Unit, Fish, Wildlife and Lands Branch. This position will be headquartered in Prince Albert and report to the Fisheries Management Specialist. The successful candidate will contribute to sustainable, integrated fisheries management within central Saskatchewan.

In this position you will design and implement fisheries assessment studies, and develop fisheries management plans that address conservation, allocation and enhancement of fisheries resources. You will review harvest proposals, development proposals and environmental impact assessments for implications to fisheries management and aquatic habitats. The position will provide professional leadership and advice to government, businesses, industries and the public on fisheries management and aquatic habitat issues. Supervision of seasonal, technical staff is a responsibility of this position. Considerable travel and fieldwork is required.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of fisheries management science and practice; fisheries planning, allocation, conservation and enhancement and; fisheries inventory, monitoring and research procedures.

Typically, the knowledge and skills required for this position would be obtained through a Bachelor of Science degree in the biological sciences and several years of directly related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The ability to travel to and work in remote locations and work flexible hours is a requirement of this position.

We are committed to workplace diversity.

Hours of Work

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B – SGEU Field 37.33 – one day off every three weeks

Shift

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Day Job

Travel

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Yes, 25 % of the Time

Criminal Record Check Requirement

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The successful candidate shall be subject to a Criminal Record Check as a condition of employment

Number of Openings

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1

Closing Date

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Oct 4, 2016, 11:59:00 PM

Questions about this competition? Contact

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[email protected]

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Prince Albert, SK, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-21
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