Skipper (Sarah Ann)

Mowi Scotland


£29,825 to £32,539 per annum Full Time Contact: Human Resources Reference: 192242


Sarah Ann

Salary £29,825 - £32,539


Are you a highly motivated individual looking to expand your career? We are currently looking for one passionate and highly motivated individual to join our vessel, Sarah Ann. The vessel will provide a valuable service to the Company’s seawater sites in South Region (based between Carradale and Craobh Haven). The role is challenging, but ultimately very rewarding and can lead to a variety of fulfilling career opportunities. This post is offered on a permanent basis and the successful candidate would be required to work on a shift pattern of two weeks on / two weeks off.

If you are ambitious and motivated and want to work with a likeminded team, then this is the role for you. The successful candidates will also be required to work closely with the Farm Managers to provide the most efficient service to the area.

About the job

This role is a crucial part of the operations process. We need our employees to strive for continuous improvement. The job includes, but it not limited to:

  • Work closely with the Farm Managers to provide the most efficient service to the area
  • Harvesting/ Passive grading
  • Assisting with sea lice/AGD treatments and net changing
  • Site setup
  • Mooring work/pen towing
  • Net washing / cleaning
  • Maintain the vessel to a high standard, ensuring full compliance at all times to workboat code and certification.
  • Ensure bio-security records are kept up-to-date
  • Other general farm duties

Ideal candidates

The ideal candidate will have previous experience as a Skipper within the aquaculture industry. They will be willing to expand their understanding and work hard on the job.

  • Certification to operate a vessel up to 24 metres day and night
  • ML5/Eng1 medical certificate
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Work flexibly to meet the demands of the job
  • Positive approach to this type of work
  • Drivers licence is essential. No driving licence? We can help you with the cost of lessons.

What does Mowi offer?

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

We offer:

  • 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off shift pattern
  • Attractive salary, bonus and pension
  • Occupational Health Support
  • Training/development opportunities

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  By Friday 10th December 2021.

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