Biology Jobs Anchorage AK

Local resource for biology jobs in Anchorage. Includes detailed information on local businesses that give access to biology careers, biology job opportunities, as well as information on biology programs, and content on biology.

Anchorage Job Center Midtown
(907) 269-4759
3301 Eagle Street, Suite 101
Anchorage, AK
 
Anchorage Gambell Job Center
(907) 269-6414
400 Gambell Street
Anchorage, AK
 
Eagle River Job Center
(907) 696-6832
11723 Old Glenn Hwy., B-4
Eagle River, AK
 
Elite Employment
(907) 276-8367
1113 W Fireweed Ln
Anchorage, AK

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Northwest Technical Services
(907) 562-1633
3330 Arctic Blvd.
Anchourage, AK

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A C C F T Local 2404
(907) 562-2660
3211 Providence Dr
Anchorage, AK
 
Anchorage Job Center Muldoon
(907) 269-0000
1251 Muldoon Rd., Suite 114
Anchorage, AK
 
PDS Technical
(907) 562-1633
PO Box 241921
Anchorage, AK

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Elite Employment Services
(907) 276-8367
1113 W Fireweed Ln Ste 200
Anchorage, AK
Main Industries / Positions
office clerical, technical, health care, information technology
Type of Service
temporary, long-term, temporary/part time, part time, payroll

Creative Financial Staffing
(907) 770-2293
3601 C St
Anchorage, AK

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What are the Best Careers in Biology?

Biologist

A degree in biology or biological sciences can lead to a career in the health care industry, allied health, the environmental industry, animal care & research, plant biology, education, government, mathematics, engineering, the legal field, and the art industry. Some of the best positions in each industry include:

·Health Care: Physician, Podiatrist, Dentist, Optometrist, Podiatrist

·Allied Health: Registered Nurse, Pharmacist, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Speech Therapist

·Environmental: Agricultural Scientist, Conservation Biologist, Environmental Scientist, Forest Ranger

·Animal Care & Research: Gamekeeper, Marine Biologist, Marine Mammal Trainer, Zookeeper

·Plant Biology: Botanist, Ethnobotanist, Horticulturalist, Landscaper

·Education: Professor, Biology Teacher

·Government: City or Community Health Official, Bioterrorism Expert, National Health Professional (FDA, CDC)

·Math/Engineering: Bioinformatics, Biomechanical Engineer, Epidemiologist, Biometrician/Statistician, Nanotechnologist, Medical Physics

·Legal: Forensics & Criminal Investigator, Biotechnology Patent Lawyer

·Art: Medical Illustration, Bio-Animation and Films, Molecular Visualization

These are not the only career fields for biology degree holders. With a bachelor’s degree in biology or biological sciences, you can also become a bioethicist, clinical lab scientist, dietician, drug testing/quality control expert, food safety expert, genetic counseling, pharmaceutical researcher, pharmacist’s assistant or zymurgist (beer/winemaker).

Most biology degree careers pay extremely well. In fact, many of them pay well over the national average. The average American earns $46,326 per year and dual earner households average $67,348. Biomechanical engineer, for example, earn $74,920-$114,740 per year and botanists average $72,792 per year.

If you’re interested in a career in biology, you should enroll in a biology degree program at an accredited university. The accrediting agency must be recognized by the Department of Education, so visit U.S. Department of Education Database of Accredited Postsecondary Institutions and Programs for listings.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics :

A Ph.D. is usually necessary for independent research, particularly in academia, as well as for advancement to administrative positions. A bachelor’s or master’s degree is sufficient for some jobs in applied research, product dev...

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