Fisheries Liaison Offshore Wind - Contract - (NYC) Job at Total Energies, New York, NY

  • Total Energies
  • New York, NY

Job Description

Candidate Profile

Join TotalEnergies Renewables USA, LLC as a Fisheries Liaison contractor reporting to our NYC office . T his is a new addition to our team as we are strengthening our presence in renewable energies.

What You Will Bring:

  • Demonstrated experience, minimum 10 years preferred, in issues related to commercial and recreational fishing and a deep understanding of commercial fishing methods, gear, industry challenges, and regulatory management processes. , or
  • Bachelor's degree in fisheries management/science, biology, marine science/oceanography, or marine environment/conservation preferred but not necessary if candidate can demonstrate equitable fishing and/or fisheries management experience.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with industry representatives and fishing groups, including writing, presentation, and interpersonal skills that resonate with audiences of different backgrounds; the ability to communicate clearly and effectively in speech and in writing.
  • Ability to review regulations, scientific studies, formal research, and other fisheries materials to inform fishing related outreach, strategies, planning, and answer questions about fisheries interactions.
  • Knowledge and/or experience with state and federal rules and regulations relating to marine resources and fisheries management.
  • Knowledge and/or experience with the development of offshore wind projects preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and sustain relationships with key stakeholder groups.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with industry representatives and fishing groups, including writing, presentation, and interpersonal skills that resonate with audiences of different backgrounds; the ability to communicate clearly and effectively in speech and in writing.
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to work independently, multi-task, set priorities, and meet deadlines.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite especially Outlook, MS Word, PowerPoint preferred.

TotalEnergies regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited visa status for this position.


• Lead communication between Attentive Energy and fishing community representatives to ensure timely distribution of information between groups and promote transparent and frequent information sharing.

• Develop Execute plans for external engagement and direct communication with fishermen, fishing communities and related fishing businesses including extensive regional travel with a focus on:
  • gathering fishing-related inputs and information focused on strategies and best management practices for Attentive Energy that support the coexistence of advancing offshore wind project development and fishing co-existence.;
  • ensuring timely distribution of information between groups and promote transparent and frequent information sharing. develop efforts to include the fishing community in Attentive Energy's on-water activities.
• Develop strategies and creative solutions to mitigate potential adverse project construction and operations impacts given fisheries-related stakeholder input and knowledge of local fisheries .

• Identify, attend and represent Attentive Energy at open houses, conferences, trade shows, and other events that will enhance the project's dialogue with mariner and fishing communities .

• Report to the NYC project office and travel regularly across New York, New Jersey, and other states to engage with the fishing community and related stakeholders.

• Maintain all records of engagement, meetings, and other events for reporting to state and federal authorities.

Context & Environment

Working at TotalEnergies

At TotalEnergies we are committed to balancing flexibility while fostering strong relationships among our team members. Our office-based employees work together from dynamic workspaces 3 days per week to build teamwork through collaboration while also having the flexibility to work from home 2 days per week. TotalEnergies Renewables USA currently has offices in San Francisco, Boston, Austin, Houston, and NYC. As Fisheries Liaison you will work from our New York City office. The anticipated hourly range for this position is $50 - $55. Compensation packages are based on experience, qualifications, and market.

What We Provide

TotalEnergies values the partnership with our external recruitment providers. As a contractor assigned to TotalEnergies you will be eligible for benefits through your agency employer such as PTO, paid holidays, and transportation allowance.

TotalEnergies celebrates diversity and is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status or any other category protected under applicable federal, state or local law. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures.

All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.

TotalEnergies believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.



Give your best to better energy and make the commitment with Total. With over 500-plus professions in 130 countries, we offer high safety and environmental standards, strong ethical values, an innovation culture and wide-ranging career development. Be part of the global team whose mission is already shared by 100,000 employees: to make energy better each and every day.

Job Tags

Contract work, For contractors, Local area, Work visa, Offshore, 2 days per week, 3 days per week,

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