Current Employment Opportunities

Research Assistant (General - Development Opportunity)

The National Indigenous Fisheries Institute (the institute) is seeking applicants for a development position as a Research Assistant.

This position will support a range of research-related projects in which the Institute is presently engaged, and which are anticpated over the next year (and longer). The successful candidate will conduct directed research, such as reviewing relevant government and organizational website, data, and documents; collecting and organizing online content and open-source information; exmaining science-related projects and proposals; and scanning engagement reports and results.

This is a development position, allowing the successful candidate to gain experience in the field of desktop research and to benefit from mentorship and the experience of the Institute’s Secretariat team members. The position is also not geographically restricted, allowing for work to be conducted from the successful candidate’s community/residence. All work will be conducted remotely, via internet and via regular email/telephone interface with the Institute’s lead reseacher/project lead.