Mowi Scotland

  • Contact: Emma Robertson

Mowi Feed is one of the newest divisions within Mowi. Having started manufacturing in June 2014, Mowi Feed has quickly established itself as a competitive supplier of salmon feed playing a key role in supporting Mowi Operations in its delivery of high quality, nutritious, safe and profitable salmon feed.  


In February 2017, permission to open a second fish feed plant on the Isle of Skye in Scotland was granted. The plant will manufacture a broad portfolio of conventional and organic feeds for both fresh and seawater phases of salmon growth in Scotland, Ireland, Faeroes and in Norway. The Norwegian Feed Plant at Valsneset produces more than 350 000 tons of salmon feed yearly.


Mowi Feed is seeking a highly motivated Operator to join the Process team at our factory based in Isle of Skye, Kyleakin. 


The position offers exciting and challenging task in an expansive, hectic and international environment. The Factory runs 24/7 and the successful candidate will we required to participate in a shift rota.  


The successful candidate main tasks will be:

Production of fish feed, including optimizing and monitoring the processes from unloading raw materials to loading fish feed. 
Continuous quality testing of own product and to do necessary process changes based on results. 
Ensure adherence to Company Health and Safety policies. 
Ensure all work areas are kept clean and tidy at all times.  
Participating in our LEAN / 5s activities to further develop quality and efficiency.
Participating in routine maintaining/cleaning of process equipment
Support other operational departments when required.

 Required qualifications: 

We expect you to have a good theoretical education. Can range from education on Master / Bachelor level to apprenticeship and Certificate in relevant areas. Long experience can partly compensate for lack of formal competence. 
You need to be fluent in English, both written and spoken, since that is the working language. 
You need to be flexible and capable of shift works. 
Good computer skills. 
Experience working with HSE systems is preferable.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.  
Driving licence is desirable.  No driving licence? We can help you with the cost of lessons.

Mowi Feed offers:

Competitive salary, pension and insurance scheme. 
Informal and diverse working environment. 
Challenging work tasks and continuous development.
Development possibilities in an environment and possibility to work internationally.

We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce. We are willing to consider flexible working arrangements and are an Equal Opportunities employer.  To apply for this vacancy, you must be eligible to work in the UK.


Place of work will be in Mowi Feed at Kyleakin and the position reports to Production Manager.  


The candidates for this position should be able to identify her/himself with the corporate values Trust – Change – Passion – Share and contribute to the vision of Mowi – “Leading the blue revolution”.     


If you wish to apply, please upload your covering letter and CV to our website Please note, we retain the right to close this vacancy or keep it open subject to volume and quality of applications. We would therefore encourage candidates to submit an application as soon as possible.

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