Assistant Farm Manager - Portnalong, Isle of Skye

Marine Harvest (Scotland) Ltd
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Marine Harvest is one of the largest seafood companies in the world, and the world’s largest producer of Atlantic salmon. The company employs 12,717 people globally, and is represented in 24 countries. In 2016 the company had a turnover of EUR 3.6 billion.

Marine Harvest supplies healthy, delicious and sustainably farmed salmon and processed seafood to more than 70 markets worldwide.  In 2016 harvest volumes of salmon were 381,000 tonnes (GWE).

Due to the re-opening of our Seawater site at Portnalong, Isle of Skye we now have a vacancy for an Assistant Farm Manager.

The Assistant Farm Manager will assist and support the Farm Manager in the day to day running of the salmon farm. The ideal candidate will have proven management experience, strong organisational, planning and administrative skills and excellent husbandry skills. Good communication & planning skills and a high degree of computer literacy are also essential.

This role is suitable for a responsible person who is motivated, hardworking and flexible. The Assistant Farm Manager will be expected to deputise for the Farm Manager as and when required and must be capable of supervising all farm operations including smolt input, grading and harvesting.

The post brings with it significant responsibility and the appointed Assistant Farm Manager will be required to be flexible in terms of total hours worked, in order to satisfy the demands of the role.

 

Please apply at by Friday 18 August 2017

 

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