Riverside Technology, inc. (Riverside), a leading international engineering and science consulting firm, is in search of a Fishing Gear Specialist III to support NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) in Pascagoula, MS.
This position will be required to support Harvesting Unit objectives including
Successful candidate will work within the Mississippi Laboratories Harvesting Systems and Engineering Branch under the Harvesting Systems Unit.
This position will also coordinate and lead team activities including; communicating with shrimp fishers, fishing associations. state and federal marine law enforcement agencies, Sea Grant offices and state marine extension offices to plan TED outreach and training events. Responsible for data management from TED compliance inspections and generate comprehensive monthly reports of team activities, track and record team expenditures including scheduling maintenance of program small boats and vehicles, attend industry and government meetings and provide oral presentations of TED technology and GMT activities, summaries of observed TED compliance within the shrimp fishery.
Riverside is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering very competitive compensation and exceptional employee benefits.
Riverside is an internationally recognized engineering, science, and information technology company with more than 25 years experience providing innovative information technology solutions for environmental decision support systems, using a variety of different environmental data sources, from satellite sensors and imagery to stream gages in local rivers.