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Global RAS Technical Manager - Iceland

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Benchmark Genetics is looking for a RAS global technical manager to technically lead genetics in the fast-emerging land-based aquaculture fish farming, with a clear specific focus and expertise in RAS systems on a global basis.


  • Support all the company’s land-based customers.
  • Be a discussion partner for global RAS-customers.
  • Work closely with RAS-customers to ensure optimal performance of the company’s genetic products.
  • Build RAS-competence within the commercial division.
  • Take part in the technical support program in Iceland and Faroe Islands.
  • Potentially some commercial responsibility for selected customers.


  • University degree education or equivalent industry experience.
  • Significant technical experience working in the salmon industry.
  • Technically strong within the RAS technology.
  • Good biological understanding.
  • Excellent organizational and teamwork skills.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English and one Nordic language (preferable).
  • Good communicator.
  • Commercial mindset.

Job location is Hafnarfjordur, Iceland but other locations under specific circumstances can be considered. Send CV and cover letter to Geir Olav Melingen by November 30, 2020.

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