University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: AK Biomap Scientific Services
Location: Anchorage, AK & Fairbanks, AK
Position: Ecologists & Biologists
Requirements: See Job Posting for details

We are hiring 6 full-time, 12-month contracting positions in Alaska to work closely with federal agencies on fisheries management, endangered and threatened species, environmental contaminants, habitat protection and restoration, and marine mammal conservation and recovery.

4 Positions in Anchorage, AK:

  • Ecologist, marine mammals
  • Ecologist, general
  • Biologist, fisheries
  • Biometrician

2 Positions in Fairbanks, AK

  • Ecologist, general
  • Biologist, fisheries

General Duties:

• collecting, verifying, and analyzing data on species distribution and abundance as well as habitat quantity and quality of natural resources;

• conducting or participating in research and monitoring projects;

• entering data and conducting quality control reviews and querying databases to extract data or determine the status of actions;

• conducting biological analysis of proposed actions;

• evaluating the effect of proposed actions on species and habitats;

• implementing habitat conservation, restoration, and enhancement projects;

• evaluating the effectiveness of management decisions on species and habitats;

• preparing maps and other geographical displays and analysis;

• conducting literature reviews;

• drafting responses, letters, reports and reviews;

• conducting and documenting site visits;

• attending meetings and conferences;

• organizing and maintaining filing systems (including electronic filing); copying documents and compiling records (including responses to Freedom of Information Requests and Administrative records); and

• providing meeting support including organization, material preparations, participant assistance, facilitation, and debriefing.

Period of Performance and Salary: September 1, 2018 to August 31, 2019 (extension possible) Salaries commensurate with qualifications

How to Apply: Send resume, phone number, 2 references, and the position(s) and location(s) of interest to Applications are evaluated in order received.

For additional information, email or call (907) 321-2908.

Contact: Brenda L. Norcross, Ph.D.
Contact at:
(907) 321-2908
Closing Date: Open until filled