National Oceanic Resource Management Authority

March 5, 2024

Employment Opportunity - Senior Fisheries Officer-Compliance Analyst

March 9th, 2024


Office of Personnel Administration FSM National Government

It is the policy of the FSM Government that qualified FSM citizens be given first priority for employment consideration; with other Micronesians and U.S. citizens in positions for which no qualified FSM citizens are available.


Senior Fisheries Officer-Compliance Analyst PL-38/1

$954.69 B/W + $40.00 Cola ($994.69 B/W)

This is the minimum rate at step one of the grade. Higher rates may be authorized in cases of hard-to fill positions where it is appropriate to the qualifications of the appointee.


National Oceanic Resource Management Authority (NORMA)
FSM National Government
Kolonia, Pohnpei FM 96941


Responsible for directly supporting the Assistant Director in all aspects of the Division’s operations; Plan, organize, deliver and lead targeted compliance field operations in accordance with the Compliance Strategy and UPOA IUU; Lead the investigation of any alleged infringements with FSM waters. Includes any observer alleged infringements reported from observer during debriefing process and the WCPC Case Management File System; Prepare technical reports to meet FSM’s national obligations under regional and international treaties, including to the Forum Fisheries Agency and the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (Part 2 report); Provide technical advice and reports to NORMA Management on fisheries compliance matters as required; Attend regional and international meetings to represent FSM when required; Support the review and development of effective fisheries legal frameworks to meet national, regional and international MCS obligations: Ensure license conditions are relevant and enforceable, and meet the requirements of NORMA’s management plans; Assist AD in support of the annual review of license conditions; Support the development of inter-agency MOUS, and communicate operational activities within the National Departments and with partner compliance agencies (e.g. Maritime Surveillance Wing); Assist AD in updating FSM’s Country Level Service Agreement’s (CLSA) within FFA; Assist AD to ensure that FMSWGS is carried out in accordance to Title 24; Performs other duties as assigned.


Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, or fisheries science or related field plus five (5) years of fisheries of working experience in fisheries and./or pacific island administrations is desirable.

National Oceanic Resource Management Authority
PO Box PS 122
Pohnpei, FM 96941
Federated States of Micronesia
Telephone: (691) 320-2700/5181
Fax: (691) 320-2383
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