Fisheries Fisheries Officer

  • Job posted:
  • Terms:
  • Employer:
    Isle of Man Government
  • Hours:
    Full time (37hrs/wk).
  • Job Title:
    Fisheries Officer
  • Salary:
    £24,357 - £29,213 a year
  • Location:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the position of Fisheries Officer working within the Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture on the Isle of Man.

Working as part of a small, skilled team both at sea and ashore, you will be responsible for inspecting vessels to ensure compliance with regulations.

About the role

The Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture is seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to assist in the protection and conservation of sea fisheries stocks within the Isle of Man territorial sea. We are looking for someone who has experience of enforcement and practical knowledge of working at sea. A strong interest in fisheries would be beneficial.

Working as part of a team, you will contribute to the effective enforcement of Isle of Man sea fisheries legislation both at sea and ashore.

As a warranted officer you should have experience in an enforcement based occupation, and practical experience of working at sea would be desirable. You must be IT literate with good competence in MS Word and Excel and have the ability to interpret legislation.

The role requires out of hours and weekend working, for which an allowance is paid.

You must hold a valid driving licence, access to your own vehicle and be physically capable of carrying out the requirements of the role and passing the seafarers medical.

More details of the duties of the post can be obtained from Grant Fulton on 01624 685872.

A relocation package and interview expenses are not available for this role.

Your benefits

In the Isle of Man Public Service we believe the benefits we offer our employees are important; from financial benefits to your Wellbeing and Development, we have a lot to offer. We have created a downloadable document, Our Benefits - A Quick Guide; have a read to see what benefits you could enjoy whilst working for us.

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