Employment Opportunities

We welcome applicants for positions as they become available.  Current openings are posted here; for additional openings go to the UW employment page.

To check on the status of your application, see the UW Hires website.

Washington Sea Grant provides a range of critical support to the State of Washington that includes marine research, outreach, communication and education services. The program actively addresses relevant economic and environmental challenges facing our ocean and coasts. With 27 communicators, educators and field agents located in eight coastal counties, the program’s expertise ranges from oceanography and fisheries to economics and urban planning.  An overview of Washington Sea Grant is outlined in our factsheet and key program highlights are illustrated in this infographic.

Job Openings

Fiscal Specialist Supervisor 

Washington Sea Grant, within the College of Environment, has an excellent opportunity for a full-time Fiscal Specialist Supervisor to join our team. The Fiscal Specialist Supervisor supports and collaborates with directors, PI, staff, and students responding to a wide variety of fiscal, general administration, and facilities requests. Learn more about this opportunity at UW HIRES. ($3,936 – $5,290 per month)

Aquaculture Specialist 
Washington Sea Grant (WSG) has an outstanding opportunity for an Aquaculture Specialist to advance sustainable aquaculture in Washington by providing technical assistance on aquaculture practices, farm management, emerging species for culture, interactions with marine and estuarine ecosystems, business management, and workforce development. Learn more about this opportunity at UW HIRES. ($5,806 to $6,667 per month)

Fisheries Specialist 
Washington Sea Grant (WSG) has an outstanding opportunity for a Fisheries Specialist to develop and coordinate strategies that advance the safety, economic resilience and social and environmental sustainability of Washington’s fisheries and seafood sectors. Learn more about this opportunity at UW HIRES. ($5,806-$8,708 per month)

Resilience and Adaptation Specialist
Washington Sea Grant (WSG) has an outstanding opportunity for an individual that is excited to contribute to a team that values acceptance, inclusivity, and learning. As the Resilience and Adaptation Specialist, you will support local jurisdictions and communities in navigating complex coastal resilience issues through outreach, education, and research in Washington State. Learn more about this opportunity at UW HIRES. ($5,806-$8,708 per month)