Science + fish + wilderness = your dream job.
Performs general labor, site repair, collection of eggs, care of young fish or shellfish, then releasing them into the water. Work is hands-on and performed outdoors. Many hatcheries are in beautiful, remote locations, so you would likely be living the romanticized, off-grid Alaska lifestyle. This is a great entry-level position and offers significant opportunity to acquire knowledge and experience valuable to achieving advanced fisheries positions.
Here’s what you need:
- High school diploma required
- Postsecondary education recommended
Links to Job and Other Cool Info:
Here’s where you get it:
|UAS AAS Fisheries Technology||Statewide||AAS||Live and some courses async||2 yrs|
|UAS Fisheries Technology Certificate – Alaska Salmon Culture||Statewide||Cert||Live and some courses async||1 yr|