Marine Scientist needed - Bahamas

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate Marine Scientist to lead our science program in The Bahamas. Based at our beautiful marine research camp on Andros Island, you will be responsible for running a Marine Science program for Gap Year students and delivering lectures and practical training.

Responsibilities include:

-          Leading the marine science training program for volunteers

-          Delivering marine identification and educational lectures

-          Responsible for data collection and management

-          Assisting with dive training courses

-          Assisting with the daily running of the expedition camp

-          Working closely with local communities and NGOs

Experience (essential):

-          BSc in Marine Biology or similar subject

-          PADI Divemaster or equivalent

-          Knowledge of reef fish, invertebrates and corals in the Caribbean region

-          Experience conducting coral reef surveys

Experience (desirable):

-          Masters degree in Marine Biology or similar subject

-          Boat handling experience

-          Experience working in a remote tropical setting

Start date: 1st November 2018

Salary: Competitive, dependent upon experience

How to apply:  Please send CV and covering letter to Giulia Poloni to

 

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