Fisheries Technician

Ehattesaht/Chinehkint in Zeballos, BC is looking for a Fisheries Technician. The Technician administers the Ehattesaht Fisheries Program, the Fisheries Technician is directly responsible for ensuring that the Band Fishery rules and regulations are abided to, as well as the Department of Fisheries and Oceans regulations. The Fisheries Technician reports to the Band Manager. You will develop, implement and review a program plan for our Fisheries Department. You will be responsible for the safekeeping of the Nation’s fishing assets. You will be involved in the local fish hatchery. You may be called upon to attend T’aaq-wiihak meetings. You will communicate regularly with membership and Ehattesaht Fishers about opportunities. You have business skills and will be involved in the oyster farm operations.


40 hours per week, salary range $15 - $17 per hour (depending upon experience)




  • Proven ability to plan and manage a Program
  • Proven leadership skills including: mediator, negotiator, planner/strategist, effective facilitator, knowledgeable expert, caring nurturer
  • Experience maintaining records and preparing reports
  • Proven ability to firmly and respectfully manage, train and supervise people
  • Proven logistics management skills & ability to manage conflict
  • You have the ability to listen, gather information and analyse information and make connections
  • Equipment maintenance experience
  • Class 5 license and access to a vehicle
  • Boating experience
  • Provide a Criminal Record Check
  • Willingness to learn and participate in fisheries training programs


Ehattesaht Chinehkint



Contact Info: 

CLOSING DATE: September 8, 2019

Ehattesaht Chinehkint

Box 59 Zeballos, BC V0P 2A0

fax: 250-761-4156