University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: Yakobi Fisheries
Location: Pelican, Alaska
Position: Processing Fish
Requirements: See description

Looking for an Alaskan summer adventure?  - come join our team!

General Overview: 
We are a small, family run fish processing plant in rural Alaska. Join our family and team for a
summer adventure! Work will be anything from labeling bags, making boxes, putting fish into
bags, vacuum sealing fish, rinsing fish, scrubbing, cleaning, etc. You are going to be getting
very friendly with fish! It is long days on your feet (12-15-hour days are common). You will get a
lot of overtime hours. Season is May-Sept but we can have 3 month commitments for a chunk
of that time.
At Yakobi Fisheries we value teamwork, collaboration, adaptability and a great sense of humor.

We believe:
•    High-quality products are produced by high-quality team members.
•    Initiative + hustle = Success
•    All hands-on deck means everyone (including the boss) pitches in when needed.
•    Flexibility and a great attitude are just as important as hard work.
Qualifications and duties: The ideal candidate will have an ability to work hard and a
demonstrated ability to be an effective team member. The successful candidate will be expected
to develop an understanding of the processing system and must be able to implement day-to-
day operational tasks. Good physical health and the ability to thrive in a remote wilderness
location are essential. Applicants must be able to physically lift 50-80 lbs and be on their feet for
12 hours a day plus.

Benefits: Yakobi Fisheries offers benefits including airfare reimbursement, room and board,
production bonuses and returning bonuses.  The salary is competitive and DOE.
Yakobi Fisheries is an equal opportunity employer. Interested applicants should provide an
application, resumé, and three professional references. 
Job Type: Full-time- Seasonal (May through September - a 3 month minimum chunk of that

Salary: $10 /hour - base rate with ample overtime at $15/hour and bonuses.

Interested: email Anna at

Contact: Anna
Contact at:
Closing Date: Open Until Filled