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fisheries observer

Source: Job Bank


Lamèque, NB


$210.00 to $250.00 daily (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: French
  • Hours: 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • In/on water

Work setting

  • Remote location
  • Various locations
  • Staff accommodation provided


  • Assist biologists
  • Check registrations and licences of fishing vessels
  • Inspect fish catch for size
  • Monitor legal fish season
  • Inspect fishing gear and equipment
  • Generate public awareness of fish and wildlife conservation and regulation

Type of fishing

  • Offshore
  • Coastal

Area of work experience

  • Fishing industry
  • Renewable resources

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Willing to travel
  • Own vehicle
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel regularly

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Physically demanding

Own tools/equipment

  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability

Workplace information

  • On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Mileage paid
  • Pension plan

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