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Fisheries Observer

SFF Services Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Scottish Fishermen’s Federation. The company’s activities include managing a team of fisheries observers.

We have a new requirement for a new, full time observer to work on the Gear Innovation and Technology Advisory Group (GITAG) project run by SFF Services.  The new recruit’s principal role will be working on the GITAG project which will include offshore work on both charters and development gear trials as well as some onshore duties. Between specific GITAG project tasks, the individual will also be deployed in supporting scientific observer programme work managed by SFF Services.

Candidates will possess a fisheries qualification and/or knowledge of fishing practices or relevant work experience, particularly with fishing gear.  Basic numeric and IT skills are essential, as is a full UK driving license.  Seagoing and fisheries data collection and handing experience would be advantageous.

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