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Field Technician

Paid Internship

Rincón, Puerto Rico

job Description

Join the Isla Mar to assist us in the field! We are looking for a dedicated, reliable person to help us with field work on the east coast of Puerto Rico. Tasks will include conducting fish surveys, assisting with gear and equipment deployment, serving as a safety/buddy diver. The intern must be able to transport themselves to and from Fajardo and must have a flexible schedule with the ability to commit to 3-4 days in the field during September to December 2023. This job may be best suited for someone who lives in the Fajardo area, but this is not a requirement.

minimum qualifications

Reliable transportation and flexible schedule
Ability to spend 3-4 consecutive days in the field
Understand English
Open Water scuba certified with 50 dives
Access to, or own, scuba/snorkeling basic equipment
Physical ability to spend 8 hours on a boat with multiple dives per day

desired qualifications

Advanced Open Water, Rescue & Nitrox certified
CPR certified
Some scientific diving experience

hours & compensation

$100/day for six field days + per diem
September to December 2023


September 15, 2023

how to apply

Please send your resume/CV and a cover letter that describes your qualifications to . Please write the job title in the subject line.

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