Commercial Fisheries Biological Technician/Sampler (Part Time)

Department: Professional and Technical Service
Location: Portland, ME

A.I.S., Inc. (AIS) is a national scientific services firm supporting maritime activities requiring certification of compliance with environmental regulations as well as collecting data for use by Federal, State, Municipal, and other government agencies along the US coastline. AIS is looking for a Commercial Fisheries Biological Technician/Sampler to conduct bio-sampling and collect data on land at seafood dealers/wholesalers including recording fish lengths and weights, biological samples, and vessel trip information to be submitted to the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS).

Primary Function:

Technicians/Samplers will be responsible for gathering data from commercial fishing operations and entering the recorded information into a federally maintained database. Candidates will collect biological samples according to sample protocols and schedule provided by NMFS. Candidates will be required to stay well versed in the fishing activities and regulations in their area in order to submit a bi-weekly activity report. Hours will be both night and day depending on fishing activity and samplers will be expected to work when necessary to obtain all available samples.



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It is the policy of A.I.S. to recruit, hire, train, promote, transfer and compensate our employees and provide all other conditions of employment including Company sponsored events without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, lawful alien status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

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