Ocean Associates, Inc


Ocean and Fisheries Consultants    



OAI provides professional consulting services to government organizations, the private sector, academia, and UN agencies. OAI experts have carried out ocean and fisheries projects throughout the world. Our experts couple diverse work experiences as scientists and senior managers with exceptional educational backgrounds and contacts throughout the United States and world-wide.

Teams of OAI Associates and affiliates can be fielded quickly, anywhere, to do analyses, plans, evaluations, and technical reports on -
      • Commercial and Recreational fisheries
      • Fisheries and wildlife conservation
      • Aquaculture - freshwater and marine
      • Issues in aquatic ecosystems
      • Ocean issues, remote sensing, and oceanography
      • Marine fisheries research and management
      • Fisheries in developing nations - research, development, and management
      • Climate change impacts on freshwater and marine systems and fisheries
      • Planning and evaluation of Environmental Remediation
      • Research vessels and facilities


























To apply for any of our current job openings:
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Scientist III, TO 3171 Ecology and Fisheries Position  

Ocean Associates, Inc. is seeking a Scientist III with education and experience in habitat ecology and fisheries to support the NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Southwest Region, Santa Rosa Area Office in Santa Rosa, California.  OAI conducts research, offers policy advice, and provides personnel support services to government and industry clients for marine fisheries and protected species.

The primary objectives of this Task Order are to provide technical expertise to assist in:

Specific tasks to be performed by the incumbent include the following:

Minimum experience or background requirements include:


Salary: $22.75/hr. Excellent employee benefits are provided including paid medical insurance, holiday, vacation and sick leave.

Length of employment: The contract is for approximately 10 months, beginning immediately and ending March 13, 2013. The incumbent will work independently and will schedule the work to be done each day, within the work schedule of the NMFS staff. 

Location: Santa Rosa, California. Local travel in the greater San Francisco area is anticipated and will be approved on a case-by-case basis.  Associated travel costs will be reimbursed for expenses incurred in accordance with the Government’s Travel Regulations.

Only qualified applicants that meet minimum experience or background requirements stated above need apply.  Please submit resume that must include the following:


This page last updated May 16, 2012