The International Pacific Halibut Commission (IPHC) is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated student to work in the IPHC office located near Fisherman’s Terminal in Seattle, Washington, U.S. The Internship Program is designed to give students exposure to a wide variety of tasks associated with the management of an international fisheries resource. Each student is assigned a specific project (chosen by the staff) which he/she executes. The student will work closely with a supervisor to ensure continuing progress toward work goals and with other staff members on the various tasks assigned.
To be eligible, a student must be in or starting their last year (4th year) of college in the aquatic/natural sciences. Internships includes pay and benefits for 12-14 weeks. Internship is full time – student will not be able to take classes during the weekdays. There will be an extended field component and intern will need to be physically able to lift 40 lbs and able to climb ladders and live on board a small ship.
For more information: http://www.iphc.int/opportunities/internship.html