Fisheries Project Intern - FREE Accommodation

Agriculture Sciences, Geography and/or Geology, Natural Sciences
Malta
Mosta
Period: 
22 Sep, 2019 to 18 Jan, 2020
Deadline: 
16 Sep, 2019

General information

Duration: 
4 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

AquaBioTech Group actively encourages students and post-graduates to undertake training sessions at our company so as to gain valuable practical, applied and hands-on experience. The successful candidates will be involved hands on in an ICCAT related research project on the Atlantic bluefin tuna.  As part of this project, AquaBioTech Group is required to collect samples from harvested fish which takes place at sea on board specialized processing vessels, followed by land-based extraction and preparation of samples for eventual analysis. 

As indicated, part of the work involves travelling to and from the processing vessel which is typically situated close to the tuna cages out at sea; this can take place any day in September through to December, followed by the land-based phase of the work which is typically carried out in a processing facility of one of the farms.

Compensation: 
Accommodation
Years of Experience required: 
No

Keywords

Aquaculture  Marine  Fish  Fisheries  Accommodation  Project  Ecology  Biology  environmental  Tuna  otoliths  sampling  swordfish  free  internship  

Additional Information

Those wishing to apply are kindly requested to send their CV, starting date and duration of the desired internship to [email protected] with the subject ''Fisheries Internship''
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Independent User B2