Title Senior Fish Farm Operative

Categories Aquaculture
Salary £27,454.24 per annum
Location Shetland
Job Information

The Role
The Senior Fish Farm Operative will be based in Shetland. Reporting to the Area Manager/Assistant Area Manager, the position would initially entail:

• Assisting in the prioritising and planning to carry out the day to day work for your area of responsibility, which will include the following tasks:
• Monitoring fish feeding
• Carrying out environmental checks
• Carrying out fish health checks
• Net cleaning and changing
• Checking and maintaining the fish holding equipment
• Removing fish mortalities
• Moving and grading fish
• Treating fish
• Harvesting fish

A comprehensive job description is available upon request

The successful candidate will have previous experience within a sea based aquaculture environment. A commercially endorsed Advanced Powerboat or similar qualification is required and it would be desirable to have an SVQ3 in fish aquaculture.  Additional training will be provided by the Company.

A salary of £27,454.24 per annum plus overtime is available for this position.  Performance and loyalty based bonuses are also available for this post. For an informal discussion regarding the post, please contact Justin Watson on 07500878946 or e-mail justin.watson@griegseafood.com. To apply, please contact Suzan Roberts by e-mail or telephone at the address below.

Suzan Roberts
Grieg Seafood
Scotland (UK)

Tel: 0044 (0) 1595 741827
Fax: 0044 (0) 1595 741806
E-mail: suzan.roberts@griegseafood.com

Closing date is Monday, 15 January 2018