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Extrusion Manager - Canada

Thursday, December 12, 2019

The Center for Aquaculture Technologies is seeking a manager to lead the pilot-scale fish feed extrusion technology center at its R&D Facility on Prince Edward Island (Canada).


Candidate must demonstrate the ability to think strategically in a multi-tasking environment, have basic knowledge and experience in operating feed processing equipment, project management and coordination of internal resources, build successful teams and foster a positive work environment congruent with company values and philosophy.

The feed extrusion technology center will operate in compliance with the Canadian Feed Regulations, Good Practices for the Feed Industry and strict quality assurance program. The extrusion manager will be in charge of developing and implementing biosecurity and biosafety practices for ingredient and feed manufacturing (e.g. HACCP).

This position will require some national and international travel to meet with customers and suppliers, and participate and present at conferences.


B.Sc. or equivalent. Candidates who possess a M.Sc. or Ph.D. and with experience in feed processing will be given priority.


Job location is Souris, Prince Edward Island, Canada. The Center for Aquaculture Technologies’ employees receive an advantageous benefits package that includes health insurance, retirement plan and vacation.

Submit a cover letter, resume and the name and contact information of three references to André Dumas, director of fish nutrition. Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled.


CAT is part of the Cuna del Mar company portfolio and is headquartered in San Diego (CA). CAT is a contract research organization with more than 45 employees offering expertise in nutrition, health, molecular biology and genetics in two locations: San Diego (CA, USA) and Souris (Prince Edward Island, Canada). CAT is actively engaging in aquaculture feed extrusion technology at its Canadian research facility on Prince Edward Island.

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