RS Coral Biologist Assistant Vacancy (Maldives)

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Vacancy: Assistant Coral Biologist

Brief Job Description

We currently have a vacancy for an Assistant Coral Biologist, to help with our Reefscapers Coral Propagation Project and research programs, based at Four Seasons Resorts Maldives.

This junior role is best suited to enthusiastic candidates with a love for the ocean, wanting to gain valuable work experience.

The Role

✅ Work with our Coral Biologist to develop all necessary skills to manage our coral propagation project.
✅ Collect coral fragments to create new frames; maintain, monitor, photograph existing frames.
✅ Update our coral frame database; conduct marine life briefings and guided snorkels.

The Ideal Candidate

✅ Maldivian national preferred.
✅ Experience in: coral biology & coral ID, tropical marine conservation.
✅ Confident swimmer/freediver, with SCUBA certification (minimum: PADI Divemaster).
✅ Physically fit non-smoker, able to carry 20kg weight and work long hours in the ocean in all weathers.

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