Job Posting Guidelines & FAQs

Q: What kind of jobs are appropriate for listing?
Examples of marine mammal jobs include researcher, field biologist, fishery vessel observer, laboratory technician, animal trainer, animal care specialist, veterinarian, whale watch guide, naturalist, educator at any level and government or private agency positions in legislative, management, conservation, and animal welfare issues.
Q: How long does it take for my listing to appear?
Job posts are moderated by members of the Student Affairs Committee; it may take up to 48 hours for a job to appear.
Q: How do I know if an unpaid internship or position is a good idea or not?
While internships can offer early career scientists the opportunity to gain valuable skills in the field, occasionally organizations offering internships fail to offer best practices. We suggest that you read these guidelines for interns before you start your search for a position.