Freshwater Technician, Isle of Mull

Location

Isle of Mull

Posted

01 Feb 19

Application Deadline

22 Feb 19

As some of our existing freshwater team prepare to relocate to our forthcoming state-of-the-art hatchery in Barcaldine near Oban, we're now looking for a talented Freshwater Technician to join our Knock Hatchery on the beautiful island of Mull.

About you
Ideally, you will have a background in Atlantic salmon and will be able to demonstrate competence across a wide range skills including fish health monitoring, stock appetite assessment, grading, vaccinating, egg incubation and feeding systems, whilst being proactive in health and safety.

About the role
If successful, you can expect a 37.5 hour week, Monday to Friday, with 1:4 weekend working and alarm duty rota system. A current driving licence is essential. 

The package
In return, we'll offer an attractive salary reflective of experience; additional payment on completion of specific training; discretionary company bonus; pension scheme; life cover; occupational health support; subsidised gym membership; and cycle to work scheme.

Housing and relocation support will also be available, if required.

How to apply
The deadline for applying is Friday 22 February 2019. You can download an application form here. Alternatively, should you have any questions, simply email recruitment@scottishseafarms.com.

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.