Assistant Manager, Gunnuk Creek Hatchery

Kake, AK

Organization: Gunnuk Creek Hatchery

Duties: Gunnuk Creek Assistant manager works under the direction of the Operations Manager, and will share responsibility for the oversight and performance of any and all aspects of hatchery- related operations. The Assistant Manager will provide supervision, direction, and leadership to all employees, and will be expected to actively participate in facility development and management. This position will require the operation of hatchery-related equipment: forklifts, front-end loaders, chainsaws, power tools, brush cutters, snow blowers, egg sorters, fish counters, fish pumps, and other associated apparatus. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an understanding of the hatchery’s water system, including the water collection process, water reuse system, and associated emergency procedures.

Desired qualifications: The ideal applicant will have a 4-year biology or related degree and have at least 2 years hatchery experience as a fulltime culturist or assistant manager

Start and end dates: October 1, 2018

Salary/pay: $40,000 to $46,000 per year D.O.E., housing included, plus benefits

Link to more information: View the complete description.

How to apply: Interested individuals should send the following information by either FAX, e-mail, or U.S. Mail to Scott Wagner via one of the contact methods below: (1) letter of purpose, describing interests and/or qualifications relevant to said position; (2) a detailed resume describing pertinent work experience and/or education; (3) the names and contact information (e-mail is ideal) for two references familiar with applicant’s work experience/performance (non-relatives, please). In addition, candidates must (4) complete an official NSRAA application for employment. NSRAA’s official application may be obtained either by calling NSRAA’s administrative office at (907) 747-6850, or through NSRAA’s Web-site:

Application deadline: April 30, 2018