Fishery Officer Careers
A career as a fishery officer can be challenging, adventurous and rewarding. Fishery officers are trained to carry out a wide range of duties, on land and at sea, and are the federal government's first line of support in:
- enforcing the Fisheries Act and other related acts and regulations;
- protecting fishery resources and fish habitats by conducting patrols on the land, on the sea and in the air; and
- participating in public education and awareness of the fishery resources and habitat protection.
Career Fact Sheets and Video
Check out these links to learn more about the exciting career of a fishery officer.
- Wanna Be a Fishery Officer
- Wanna Be a Fishery Officer (Offshore)
- Fishery Officer Career Program
- Career as a Fishery Officer (Video)
For more career-related information, please contact:
Phone: (709) 772-2644
Fax: (709) 772-5983
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