Deckhands - Voe Jarl

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 current incumbents leaving the Company, we are currently looking to employ two Deckhands for our work vessel the Voe Jarl.   The vessel will provide a valuable service to the Company’s sites assisting with sea lice treatments, net changing and other general farm duties across our seawater sites in Scotland.

Applicants should possess relevant experience in operating vessels between 12 and 24 meters in length and hold relevant certificates for sea survival, radio, first aid and firefighting. A valid certificate, commercially endorsed by the MCA, to cover up to 20 miles from a safe-haven day or night is desirable. A driving licence is also desirable for this role.

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. Informal enquiries can be directed to Sean Anderson by email: or the Human Resources Department.

In return we offer a generous bonus, pension, Occupation Health support and training/development opportunities.


If you wish to apply, please upload your Covering Letter and CV to our MHS People website by Friday 1 December 2017. Alternatively, if you do not have access to the internet, you can send a written application to the Human Resources Department, Stob Ban House, Glen Nevis Business Park, Fort William, PH33 6RX.


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