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Plant Manager, Klemtu Processing Plant

Contact Name: Shylo Loock
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Status: Closed
Marine Harvest Canada is currently seeking an individual to join our team as the Plant Manager at our Klemtu Processing Plant, located in the village of Klemtu on the beautiful Central Coast of British Columbia. Reporting to the Director, Processing, the incumbent will coordinate and manage the day to day processing operations. This person will also serve as the representative for the Company in community relations activities.  This is a fly-in shift rotation position with travel and accommodation provided.

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Marine Harvest Plant Manager


Marine Harvest
Anticipated Start:
As Soon as Possible

Terms of Employment:

Work Locations in Canada:
Klemtu, BC

Wage, hours, benefits:  

•    Salary $70,000.00 - $100,000.00/Annually
•    Full-Time 40 hours per week
•    Travel and accommodation provided
•    Benefits package, including:
o    3 weeks of paid vacation
o    BC Medical Services Plan
o    Extended health, including dental, group and life insurance
o    Pension

•    Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of the Klemtu Processing Plant
•    Develop and implement plans to efficiently use materials, labour and equipment to meet production targets
•    Direct and lead staff in the everyday scheduling and processing of farm raised salmon.
•    Hire, supervise and train or oversee training of employees in the use of new equipment or processing techniques.
•    Manage, direct and schedule the processing and maintenance personnel.
•    Plan and implement changes to machinery and equipment, processing processes and methods of work
•    Develop equipment maintenance schedules and recommend the replacement of machines
•    Direct quality control inspection system
•    Liaise with government agencies as required.
•    Liaise with Band and Council and Development Corporation.
•    Ensure the safety and training of processing, maintenance staff and of outside contractors working on site as per Marine Harvest Canada policy and procedures.
•    Plan and manage the establishment of the Klemtu Plant budget

•    Minimum 5 years salmon processing supervisory experience in a remote community.
•    Minimum 2 years experience managing in a salmon processing plant in First Nations community including responsibilities to work with Development Corporation and Council.
•    Demonstrated responsibility for ensuring CFIA or equivalent National Standards (FDA)
•    Demonstrated responsibility for QMP/HACCP systems

Required Education & Certification:

•       B.Sc degree or other post-secondary education an asset
•       HACCP certification  
•     Must have excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
•          Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel and e-mail is required.

If you possess the attributes we desire, and want to make a difference with a progressive, growth-oriented company in a dynamic global industry, please forward your resume with cover letter to:, Fax: 250 850-3275, Mail: #124 1334 Island Hwy, Campbell River, BC V9W 8C9, or online at Apply for Klemtu Processing Plant Manager