Farm Manager, Lochboisdale Area

Mowi Scotland

  • Contact: Elaine Cameron

Are you a highly motivated individual looking to expand your career? We have an exciting opportunity for a Farm Manager to work at one of the Company’s Seawater sites in the Lochboisdale area. If you are ambitious and motivated and want to work with a likeminded team, then this is the role for you. This post is offered on a full time, permanent basis. The successful candidate will be required to work 40 hours per week, any 5 days out of 7.

About the Job

The farm manager role is a crucial part of the operations process and business, and ensures that the best management of our salmon is undertaken. We need our managers to strive for continuous improvement and deliver on all aspects of farm work to keep the team on track and performing well. The job includes, but is not limited to:

Accountability for the safe and successful operation of your farm
Effectively manage a production team
Responsible for all aspects of farm operations
Maintaining the highest standards in fish husbandry and welfare
Leading on feeding, control and inspection of fish
Maintaining reliable data records
Budget control and management

Ideal Candidates

The ideal candidate will already be an experienced farm manager, or an assistant manager looking to further their career. They will be willing to expand their understanding and work hard on the job.

Previous salmon farming experience is essential
People management experience
Extensive fish husbandry, biology and welfare experience
Flexible approach to working to meet the demands of the job
A positive attitude and willingness to learn
Ability to understand the aims of the site and to support the rest of the team to achieve these
Respect for the need for safe working practices
High degree of computer literacy

What does Mowi Offer?

In return for your effort, you will be part of the team in a constantly expanding industry. We offer:

An attractive salary, with pension plan and bonus scheme
Structured training plan with a range of development opportunities
Occupational health support


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.

If you wish to apply, please upload your Covering Letter and CV to our website (link removed) by Friday 14th February 2020.


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