Protected Species Observer

Highly competitive seaday rate
On Going

New England Marine Monitoring is a leading provider of fishery data collection services. We employ highly skilled, enthusiastic staff and empower them with expert training and technologies, including artificial intelligence tools. NEMM provides At-Sea Monitoring (ASM), Protected Species Observing (PSO), Industry Funded Scallop Observing (IFS) and Electronic Monitoring (EM) services to US fisheries.

New England Marine Monitoring is an investor backed fisheries technology startup with an exciting growth trajectory, seeking candidates looking to begin a long term career with our organization. For highly motivated candidates, paths towards management positions are available.

We are currently hiring Protected Species Observers.

Following training and approval, deployments can range from 4 weeks to 8 weeks, depending on the role and available trips.


  • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19
  • Be able to work on a flexible schedule with periods of long hours
  • Be physically and mentally capable of the responsibilities of working at sea
  • Be able to pass all training requirements

Preferred Attributes:

  • Desire and motivation to work in a high-growth business
  • Interest in a fisheries technology career
  • Experience with mammal identification
  • Background in fisheries, marine science, scientific fieldwork, or biology
  • Experience on boats
  • Currently holding Protected Species Observing certifications