Farm Manager, Hunda, Scapa Flow, Orkney

Posted

02 Aug 19

Application Deadline

23 Aug 19

We're now recruiting for a Farm Manager to head-up our new £3.2m salmon farm at Hunda in the Scapa Flow region of the Orkney Islands.

About you
To be considered for this position you must already be a highly respected marine farm manager or a highly experienced pair of husbandry hands looking to take the next step up in your career. You’ll be able to demonstrate your commitment to developing a strong safety culture as well as excellence in all aspects of fish husbandry including fish health and welfare, feeding optimisation, containment, infrastructure maintenance and skilled seamanship.

About the role
Our farm managers are expected to be sector leading with competence in finance, budget control, planning, stock management, stakeholder interactions, people development, and promotion of health & safety. Our Hunda farm will certainly test and develop these skills.

The package
The role comes with a competitive salary reflective of experience and weekend payments. We also offer a structured training plan; career development; 30 days paid holiday; re-location and accommodation support; crop performance bonus (to max £7k per crop); discretionary company bonus; pension scheme; life insurance cover; employee assistance programme; subsidised gym membership; and 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 23 August 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.