Position: Fisherman (Base Salary $41,717 - $43,435)

Company: NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


Perform small boat handling; ship maintenance and upkeep; line handling and warping during berthing and departing movement of vessels (including coiling and splicing of line and a demonstrated knowledge of basic knots, bends, and hitches); handling of deck equipment an supplies the safe proper operation of cranes, davits, A-frames, stern ramps, winches, ana anchor windlass). Fishing gear handling, construction or assembly, and repair, net mending (net mending includes goring, yorking, trimming and mending holes.) 


Possess a current and valid United States Coast Guard Merchant Mariners Credential endorsed with:

  • Able Seaman (Special, Limited, or Unlimited). Applicants must have at least six (6) months of specialized Fishing experience.
To apply for job vacancies submit your resume to WMApplicants@NOAA.gov or fax it to (757) 441-6495. For more information please visit: www.careers.noaa.gov
Applicants must be U.S. citizens to be considered. The Department of Commerce is an Equal Opportunity Employer.