Interested in an opportunity to contribute to sustainable Fisheries Management in the South-West Atlantic? The Fisheries Department has a vacancy for a Scientific Fisheries Observer for one year in the first instance. Observers are required to spend periods of up to five weeks at a time at sea to collect biological and other data on ships fishing primarily in Falkland Island waters.
* Hold at least a BSc in a Zoological or Biological subject * Be computer literate * Be enthusiastic, and have the ability to work alone
This position offers:
* Eligibility for a 15% gratuity payable on successful completion of the contract * Flights to and from the Islands at the start and end of the contract * 50 days holiday entitlement * Shared accommodation to rent when on land
Deadline for Applications is 26 October 2012
For further details, a job description and an application form please contact: Falkland Islands Government Office, Falklands House, 14 Broadway, London SW1H 0BH. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, phone: +44 (0) 20 7222 2542. For an informal discussion contact the Observer Co-ordinator Mr. Joost Pompert: Email:email@example.com, phone: +500 27260.
Falkland Islands Government Scientific Fisheries Observer £21,241 p.a. + sea going allowance at £37.65 per day spent at sea