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Assistant Hatchery Manager, Grieg Seafood, Gold River, BC

Contact Name: Human Resources
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Status: Closed
Grieg Seafood BC Ltd., a dynamic and growing company in the Aquaculture industry, is seeking to hire a permanent full-time Assistant Hatchery Manager at our Hatchery in Gold River, BC.

Reporting to the Freshwater Production Manager, the Assistant Hatchery Manager will oversee the day-to-day operations and will work shifts of 8 days on and 6 days off with occasional overtime. While on shift, the Assistant Hatchery Manager is expected to be on call in case of emergencies.

Key Accountabilities:
•    Daily supervision of employees to ensure that all required operational standards and protocols are maintained as they relate to the hatchery;
•    Extensive knowledge of feeding systems, grading, fish health, fish husbandry, site maintenance, related record keeping, and equipment up-keep;
•    Understand, enforce and adhere to all government regulations, farm practices and SOP’s;
•    Ensure adherence to site biosecurity.

•    Diploma or degree in Aquaculture, Aquatic Resources or Fisheries Resources;
•    Three years recent hands-on Aquaculture and Management experience;
•    Excellent leadership skills, communication both written and verbal, problem solving, teamwork, and critical thinking skills;
•    Must be willing to undergo a criminal record check and fitness assessment;
•    Favourable driver’s licence abstract;
•    WHMIS, Marine Emergency Duties A3, Radio Operator, Small Vessel Operating Permit, Transportation of Dangerous Goods, Forklift, and Confined Space certifications are considered an asset.

As part of our commitment to employment excellence, Grieg Seafood offers a highly competitive salary commensurate with experience and a generous benefits package.

For a full job description or if you have any questions, please contact Human Resources at

Closing Date: Wednesday May 25th, 2016
Email your resume to:

Thank you for your interest in Grieg Seafood. Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.