Are You An Offshore Observer?

Are you already a certified marine mammal observer? Seabird observer? PAM operator? Do you have at-sea experience? We are always looking to grow our database of offshore contractors. If you are interested in submitting your CV to Edgewise for consideration please read below for requirements.

For observers interested in working within CANADA we require the following:

  • Current CV

  • Marine Mammal and/or Seabird Observer and/or PAM Operator certification

  • Current survival training certification (BST / BOSIET / MED-DVS)

  • Relevant medical (preferably CAPP)

  • First Aid with CPR + AED

  • Current passport

  • Relevant work visa (if not a permanent resident or citizen)

For observers interested in working on GLOBAL contracts (outside of Canada) we require the following*:

  • Current CV

  • Marine Mammal and/or Seabird Observer and/or PAM Operator certification

  • Current survival training certification (BOSIET / STCW)

  • Relevant medical

  • First Aid with CPR + AED

  • Current passport

*Requirements for certifications can vary across contracts and potential contractors may be asked to provide proof of certifications beyond what is listed above.

Other desirable certifications include:

  • A degree in marine biology or relevant field

  • Proof of regular recurrency of MMO / Seabird Observer / PAM Operator certifications

  • Mental Health First Aid

  • Seaman’s book

WE WILL NOT SHARE PERSONAL INFORMATION OR PUT YOUR CV FORWARD TO A CLIENT WITHOUT PRIOR PERMISSION.

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