Working here can provide you with opportunities to contribute to solving real world problems in fisheries science, policy and government agendas. You also can potentially participate in really interesting field work.
It can be hard to maintain work-life balance. Many of the challenges are long-standing, entrenched issues that are easily misunderstood by most people.
The higher you advance, the less likely you are doing hands on work. You end up dealing mostly with paperwork and HR issues.
field work in beautiful locations
long hours, low pay