FIO Careers

FIO is a State University System of Florida Academic Infrastructure Support Organization, established by the Board of Governors and hosted by the University of South Florida. We are a consortium of Florida’s marine science research and education institutions and operate two research vessels and the Keys Marine Lab.

Current Openings

The Florida Institute of Oceanography (FIO) is promoting the following positions:

  • Mate/Assistant Captain- Position #00007512, Job Opening #28396. FIO is recruiting for an Assistant Captain for both of its research vessels based out of St. Petersburg, FL.
  • Chief Engineer- Position #00007228, Job Opening #29033. FIO is ecruiting for a Chief Engineer for both of its research vessels based out of St. Petersburg, FL.
  • Assistant Engineer- Position #00004794, Job Opening #29032. FIO is ecruiting for an Assistant Engineer for both of its research vessels based out of St. Petersburg, FL.

How to Apply

Find the details and apply for these FIO employment opportunities using Careers@USF. Select Advanced Search and search for Florida Institute of Oceanography and/or the job opening number.

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Engineer operating the winch on the R/V Weatherbird II