Experienced husbandry staff, Kishorn, Nevis and Summer Isles


13 May 19

Application Deadline

31 May 19

Starting salary up to £24,137  + 1:3 weekend payments (Extra £4k per annum) + travel allowance

We’re recruiting for experienced fish husbandry staff to join our farm teams at Kishorn, Loch Nevis and Summer Isles.

About you
Are you experienced in fish husbandry? Do you want to transform how you work? Are you committed to the west coast of Scotland and to contributing within your local community? Are you determined to make a difference in your working life?

You’ll have at least two years of practical salmon husbandry experience and will be able to demonstrate strong leadership and competence across a wide range of fish-farming disciplines, with a current driving licence and preferably a formal boat qualification. You’ll have a keen interest in developing your expertise on feeding and net management.

About the role
Our Kishorn, Loch Nevis and Summer Isles farms have record performance. Working within our newly designed farming structures and highly supportive teams might be just what you are searching for in your next career step.

The husbandry role is crucial to our success in ensuring the best management of our superior quality Scottish Salmon. We want people to lead on fish health, to drive change and to be entrepreneurial, to lead on feed and performance, to stretch yourself and us, and in so doing gain industry-leading rewards.

A fish health or feed and performance role in Scottish Sea Farms requires you to be an expert in your field. Husbandry is a goal-led, continuous improvement and highly creative role, and we want the very best experts to deliver for our salmon stocks.

The package
As well as a generous salary and weekend payments, we also offer the following benefits:

  • A structured training plan

  • Career development

  • 30 days paid holiday

  • Re-location and accommodation support

  • Travel allowance (over 30 miles one-way)

  • Crop performance bonus (to max £7k a crop)

  • Discretionary Company bonus

  • Pension scheme

  • Life Insurance Cover

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Subsidised gym membership

  • Cycle to work scheme.

How to apply
It's quick and easy to apply. Simply download an application form here. Should you have any questions about the role please contact the HR team on 01786 445521 (dial 1) or email recruitment@scottishseafarms.com. You have until Friday 31 May 2019 to apply.

Please note, we are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, you must be able to provide documentation of your right to work in the UK.