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Alaska Sealife Center
Dive and Vessel Safety Officer
This position serves as a lead in the Dive and Vessel Department as a Dive Safety Officer and Vessel Safety Officer in the administration of Dive and Vessel activities carried out by the Alaska SeaLife Center.
Education/Training Requirements & Preferences:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent. Minimum of five years’ experience in dive and vessel operations at a university, aquarium, zoo, recreational, or commercial diving organization. Current Dive Instructor with a nationally recognized scuba certification agency. Current Divers Alert Network Instructor qualified to teach Diving First Aid for the Professional Diver. Desirable to have current repair and maintenance certifications for regulator repair, dive cylinder maintenance, and dry suit repair.
Other Skills and Abilities:
Ability to be organized, self-motivated, and possesses a strong desire to see the completion of projects.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to swim and dive; see and hear; move about; stoop, kneel, and crouch; use arms and hands; handle objects, tools, and controls; and sit. Ability to lift and move 50 pounds. Ability to pass a dive physical.
Accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums
APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED
START DATE: ASAP
PAY RATE: $55,640 - $65,000 SIGNING BONUS $4,500
"A regular employee in this position who is meeting expectations for the job performance will receive an annualized $4,680 salary increase automatically for the pay period starting on July 2, 2022.”
Full-Time with Benefits
Please upload your resume, cover letter and letter of reference when you apply.
The Alaska SeaLife Center is the only facility in Alaska that combines a public aquarium with marine research, education, and wildlife response.
$55,640 - $65,000 SIGNING BONUS $4,500
Alaska Sealife CenterPO Box 1329Seward, AK 99664Phone: 9072246307Fax: Alaska Sealife Center
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