Full Job Description

BBSYSP ROUND ISLAND STEWARDSHIP INTERN; OBJECTIVE: Provide an opportunity for students in the field of biological sciences, natural resources or archeology to develop professional work experience with instruction from Round Island ADF&G Seasonal Biologist. Round Island is the location of a famous walrus summer haul out. QUALIFICATIONS:  Candidates must demonstrate ability to accomplish the Essential Job Results listed in the detailed job description.  Please request a copy or download one at www.bbna.comJob knowledge / documentation required: High School Diploma/GED.  Must be at least 18 years of age.  Alaska Native students from Bristol Bay and Saint Lawrence Island communities that are interested in the field of biological sciences, natural resources and archeology are strongly encouraged to apply.   Must submit two (2) professional Letters of Reference. Candidates who are familiar with the region, climate, people, and cultures of Bristol Bay and the Bering Sea are preferred.  Essential: physical ability to walk and climb from three to six miles daily, perform heavy lifting, and endure inclement weather while performing monitoring duties. First Aide/CPR and Field Safety Training will be conducted by ADF&G, USFWS and/or BBNA staff. Willingness / ability to live in remote camp. Must abide by host field protocols. Demonstrated ability to understand and perform duties as described in job description. TO APPLY: Candidates are asked to provide a resume and cover letter which demonstrates your interest in this position and your understanding of the job along with a fully completed BBNA job application.  WAGES:  $20.00/hour.  DUTY STATION: Central Office & Round Island. CLOSING DATE: Open until filled. PL 93-638 Indian preference in hiring. 

For details and or to apply contact HR Office, Bristol Bay Native Association, P.O. Box 310 Dillingham, AK  99576. Phone 842-5257. Toll free in Alaska 1-800-478-5257. Fax 907-842-5932 or email

Also check out BBNA’s web site at  Familiarity with the Bristol Bay/Bering Sea area, people, and culture is considered in meeting qualifications for position above. 

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