Saltwater Aquaculture Technician

  • Company:
    Cooke Aquaculture
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    Biotech / Science

Saltwater Aquaculture TechniciansKelly Cove Salmon Ltd., a division of Cooke Aquaculture Inc., a dynamic and growing east coast family company, with Platinum Member status in the Canada’s Best Managed Companies Program, is offering fulltime opportunities for highly motivated individuals to join the Company’s team as aSaltwater Aquaculture Technicianbased out ofGrand Manan, NB.Cooke is a global seafood company with operations in North America, Europe, and South America. Our company’s success is driven by our dynamic, highly-skilled and innovative management team, supported by dedicated employees who live in coastalcommunitiesand contribute to the local area’s economy and sense of community.The Role:Reporting to the site manager, the primary duties include monitoring and operating the feeding systems and general site maintenance. This is a labour intensive position and applicants must be comfortable working outside and on the water. Must be willing to work flexible hours and have reliable transportation.The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated team player with experience in fish husbandry. Preference will be given to applicants with related post-secondary education, MED and experience operating watercraft. Proven experience working on saltwater marine sites is a requirement of this position.The Opportunity:The role description is just one part of the story. This is an opportunity to grow, to stretch, to work within the parameters of the role but stretch to your fullest potential. We are a team that counts performance, we reward contribution and we recognize talent. It is about being at the center of the fastest growing company in New Brunswick and knowing you are part of that growth. The ability to bring your passion for learning, desire for growth, and energy for moving your career forward is what we offer.The Why:Why Cooke…simple because we are a company that rewards initiative, resourcefulness and work ethic. We will champion your growth and provide you with the platform to create your path, your career, and your future.Salary commensurate with experience which includes a competitive health and dental benefit package.We appreciate all resumes; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.