Assistant Farm Manager (Uist & Barra)

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 planned expansion of sites we are looking for an individual who is flexible in terms of travelling and working on various sites within Uist & Barra. The successful candidate will gain valuable experience of working practices and protocols and will develop their skills with the prospect of developing their career further.

Potential candidates should possess several years’ salmon farming experience, have a sound understanding of fish husbandry and be conscientious in relation to recording and maintaining reliable data records.  Good communication & planning skills and a high degree of computer literacy is also essential.  It is also a requirement of the post that the incumbent be an effective deputy for the Manager as and when required. 

The posts 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.

Informal enquiries can be addressed to Kris Laird (Area Manager):

Email: / Mobile: 07827 926251


Please apply at by 30 November 2017


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