Team Manager & Principal Scientist – Fisheries (closes 3/11/2018)

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Team Manager & Principal Scientist – Fisheries (closes 3/11/2018)

Looking for experienced natural resource scientists to continue the strong scientific basis for NZ's fisheries management

Are you a fisheries scientist /manager interested in having strategic oversight of New Zealand’s fisheries research, especially in the areas of management strategy evaluation, quantitative risk assessment, low information stock approaches, ecosystem-based fisheries management, and assessing the impacts climate change.

Fisheries is an important component of the primary sector and fisheries management functions, including fisheries science, are located within a single branch of MPI. Science is an important part of fisheries management and the science team contributes by providing scientific advice on the status of fish stocks and on assessing and mitigating environmental effects of fishing.

The Ministry of Primary industries New Zealand currently has a number of opportunities within our Fisheries Science Group to view the position descriptions and/or apply online please click the following links Principal Scientist / Senior Scientist , Team Manager Fisheries Science, Aquatic Environment. For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online careers portal.

The roles are based in Wellington New Zealand to find out more about working in Wellington please click on Work in Wellington.

If you would like further information please feel free to contact Nick Goddard

Applications for this role close 12pm 11 March 2018 NZST