Title Hatchery and Hill Lochs Manager

Categories Aquaculture
Salary £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Job Information

KAMES FISH FARMING LIMITED

Hatchery and Hill Lochs Manager

This position is a rare opportunity for a self motivated individual to gain experience in management and work with juvenile Salmon and Rainbow Trout.

The three cage sites have a reputation for producing some of the best salmon smolts for a large Salmon producer. The Hatchery rears R.Trout from egg to transfer to sea at 120 grams, where they are then grown onto 4kg.

The successful applicant would ideally have several years’ fish farming experience. They will be enthusiastic and able to demonstrate experience of working effectively within a small team.

The manager will be responsible for the daily running of the four farms, record keeping, planning and ensuring compliance with the various certification schemes. Preferably living on site, the manager shares the hatchery alarm with three others and will work one in three weekends.

A full driving license is essential, preferably with B+E (Trailer).

£24,000 to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience, skills and knowledge. Accomodation provided.

Please send your CV with qualifications and accompanying letter to:-
Jamie McAndrew
Kames Fish Farming Limited
Kilmelford, Oban PA34 4XA
fish@kames.co.uk
Tel: 01852 200286  



Title Technical Manager

Categories Aquaculture
Location Wrasse site at Black Point in Anglesey
Job Information

Marine Harvest is one of the largest seafood companies in the world, and the world’s largest producer of Atlantic salmon. The company employs 12,717 people globally, and is represented in 24 countries. In 2016 the company had a turnover of EUR 3.6 billion. Marine Harvest supplies healthy, delicious and sustainably farmed salmon and processed seafood to more than 70 markets worldwide.  In 2016 harvest volumes of salmon were 381,000 tonnes (GWE).

 

Marine Harvest has recently purchased a marine recirculation fish farm formerly owned by Anglesey Aquaculture Ltd (AAL), at Black Point, Penmon, Anglesey, in North West Wales. This facility will be developed over the next year into a state of the art cleaner fish hatchery. The facility will aim to produce Ballan Wrasse juveniles as a sustainable cleaner fish that will then be deployed into the company’s salmon farms. Over the next year we are looking to recruit and build up a highly skilled and dedicated team.

Technical Manager

We are looking to recruit an experienced, high motivated Technical Manager for our Wrasse site at Black Point in Anglesey. The successful candidate will have experience in marine hatcheries, cleaner fish or marine species development, and experience in managing live food production.

 

The position will be part of a small operational management team, with responsibility of developing Ballan Wrasse rearing protocols particularly first feeding with live feed, and weaning onto formulated diets. The successful candidate would be expected to keep up to date with any industry developments in marine hatcheries, and be able to attend any industry development committees on cleaner fish.

 

The position will be based at Anglesey, where there will be a small team of dedicated staff. The successful candidate would be expected to support the Hatchery Manager in managing the site and staff and the position will be included on an on-call and weekend rota. The candidate should be qualified to a degree level in Aquaculture and/or have 5 years or more experience in a marine hatchery.

The salary will be commensurate with skills and experience of the candidate and will include assistance with relocation.  A full clean driving licence is essential.

 

Informal enquiries can be made to John.Clark@marinehavest.com

 

Please apply at http://marineharvest.com/people/vacancies/ by 29 September 2017



Title Hatchery Manager

Categories Aquaculture
Location Wrasse site at Black Point in Anglesey
Job Information

Marine Harvest is one of the largest seafood companies in the world, and the world’s largest producer of Atlantic salmon. The company employs 12,717 people globally, and is represented in 24 countries. In 2016 the company had a turnover of EUR 3.6 billion. Marine Harvest supplies healthy, delicious and sustainably farmed salmon and processed seafood to more than 70 markets worldwide.  In 2016 harvest volumes of salmon were 381,000 tonnes (GWE).

 

Marine Harvest has recently purchased a marine recirculation fish farm formerly owned by Anglesey Aquaculture Ltd (AAL), at Black Point, Penmon, Anglesey, in North West Wales. This facility will be developed over the next year into a state of the art cleaner fish hatchery. The facility will aim to produce Ballan Wrasse juveniles as a sustainable cleaner fish that will then be deployed into the company’s salmon farms. Over the next year we are looking to recruit and build up a highly skilled and dedicated team.

 

Hatchery Manager

 

 

We are now looking to recruit an experienced, highly motivated Hatchery Manager for our Wrasse site at Black Point in Anglesey. The successful candidate will have experience in managing a large scale re-circulation facility in a commercial environment.

 

The position will have overall responsibility for the site and the staff. It is envisaged that there will be a small team of around 12 staff. The primary focus of the role will be to ensure efficient production systems are developed and that a sustainable production cost is maintained. The candidate should be able to supervise and coach staff, develop safety protocols and safe working environment. Good leadership and the ability to motivate and develop teams are essential.

 

The position will be based at Anglesey and the successful candidate would be expected to develop and be included on an on-call and weekend rota. The candidate should be qualified to a degree level in Aquaculture and/or have 5 years or more managerial experience.

Informal enquiries can be made to John.Clark@marinehavest.com

 

Please apply at http://marineharvest.com/people/vacancies/ by 29 September 2017



Title MARINE HATCHERY, CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Categories Aquaculture
Location West of Scotland
Job Information

Otter Ferry Seafish Ltd is a leading UK marine hatchery producing juvenile halibut, ballan wrasse and lumpfish. Located on the West of Scotland, the company has recently celebrated 50 years of operating. See Fish Farmer click here.

We are looking for bright enthusiastic people to join our dedicated vibrant team in the busy marine hatchery. There will be opportunity to experience all aspects of the marine hatchery including broodstock care and management, live feed production, larval rearing, nursery and despatch.

We have positions of responsibility to match all levels of experience. An attractive package including accommodation in line with experience is available. This is a fascinating opportunity to start or further develop a career in marine biology and aquaculture to a senior level whilst achieving further personal development.

The successful candidate is likely to be practical, meticulous and enjoy working as part of a team

Applications in writing with CV

Alastair Barge: a.barge@otterferry.com