Employment

If you are interested in applying for a job opening with SSRAA, please fill out the job application listed below in pdf format.  Also include a cover letter and resume.

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 SSRAA JOB OPPORTUNITIES

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SSRAA has an opening for a Hatchery Manager at the Burnett Inlet Hatchery located on Etolin Island approximately 20 air miles from Wrangell.  Current production at the facility targets collection of 85,000,000 chum eggs (50M summer stock and 35M fall stock).  Hatchery staff consists of 3 twelve month employees, 1 ten- month position and up to 3 seasonal workers.  The Manager position requires living on site in furnished rental housing.  Utilities, phone, internet, weekly mail flights and bi-weekly grocery/supply flights are provided at no cost to the employees.  Satellite TV is also available.

Duties:  The Hatchery Manager is responsible for the supervision and administration of all aspects of the salmonid rearing activities associated with the hatchery’s freshwater and saltwater operations, preparation of operational and capital budgets, long term planning and program development, supervision of staff and daily schedules and activities, data collection, fish health, production and preparation of written reports documenting hatchery operations. Reports directly to the Production Manager.

Qualifications: Ideal applicant will have Bachelor of Science degree in aquaculture or a closely related field with five years’ experience at a Pacific Salmon Hatchery.   Supervisory skills, a demonstrated work history with increasing responsibilities and a solid set of maintenance skills are also required to succeed at this position.

Wage/Benefits:  Starting salary range $58,896 – $64,759 per year. Compensation beyond starting range is negotiable DOE. The benefit package includes health, dental, life, long term disability insurance and retirement.  SSRAA is an equal opportunity employer. Open until filled, start date is negotiable.

Send resume to:         Bill Gass

SSRAA, Inc.

14 Borch St.

Ketchikan, AK 99901

gass@ssraa.org