Fisheries Observer needed in Canada by Seawatch Inc – CAREERS CANADA

Fisheries Observer needed in Canada by Seawatch Inc

Fisheries Observer duties include: documenting catch size and composition, verifying fishing locations, collecting biological samples, monitoring compliance to fishery regulations, and describing fishing and processing techniques within a comprehensive trip report. Vessels range in length from 40 feet to over 100 feet.

  •  Location: 10 Austin Street suite 102 St. John’s, NLA1B 4C2On the road job
  •  Salary: $180.00 to $250.00 DAY daily for 1 to 40 hours per week
  •  Terms of employment: Seasonal employment
    Part time
  •  On Call, Flexible Hours, To be determined
  •  Start date: Start date 2022-04-04
  •  Vacancies: 12 vacancies

Job requirements



On the road job

 Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.


Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
or equivalent experience


No experience

Specific Skills
Present evidence in court
Monitor legal fish season
Inspect fish catch for size
Check registrations and licences of fishing vessels
Inspect fishing gear and equipment
Area of Work Experience
Renewable resources
Habitat management
Fishing industry
Work Fields Experience
Security and Safety
Criminal record check;
Work Site Environment
In/on water;
Transportation/Travel Information
Own vehicle; Willing to travel regularly; Travel expenses paid by employer;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Tight deadlines;
Work Location Information
Various locations;
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized;

How to apply

By email

[email protected]

By fax



How-to-apply instructions

Here is what you must include when submitting your application:

  • Cover letter
This job posting includes screening questions. Please answer the following questions when applying:
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

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