Job Opportunities

Hatchery Technician - UK

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Mowi is looking for passionate and highly motivated hatchery technicians for the company’s RAS units at Inchmore and Lochailort, UK. The hatchery technician role is a crucial part of the operations process and ensures that the best management of the salmon is undertaken.

Responsibilities:

  • Take care of eggs prior to hatching.
  • Fish husbandry of the fry and smolts.
  • Clean down and maintenance of plant and equipment.
  • Proactive approach to health and safety practices throughout the hatchery.
  • Leading on feed, control and inspection of fish.
  • Inspection and maintenance of equipment and facilities around the hatchery.
  • Monitoring and maintaining fish health and welfare.
  • General farm tasks to keep the whole operation running.

Requirements:

  • Previous experience in freshwater operations will be an advantage, but not essential as training will be provided.
  • A degree in biological sciences or equivalent will be an advantage.
  • Flexible approach to working to meet the demands of the job.
  • A high degree of computer literacy is essential.
  • Self-motivated, able to work well in a large team.
  • Good communication and planning skills.
  • A positive attitude and willingness to learn.
  • Ability to understand the aims of the site and to support the rest of the team to achieve these.
  • Respect for the need for safe working practices.

For more information and application, visit candidate.hr-manager.net for Inchmore and candidate.hr-manager.net for Lochailort. Apply by October 11, 2020.

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