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Hatchery Technician, Grieg Seafood 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 Hatchery Technician to support our hatchery operations in Gold River, BC.

Reporting to the Assistant Hatchery Manager, the Hatchery Technician will be primarily responsible for production operations including feeding, grading, and vaccination. The Technician will work shifts of 8 days on and 6 days off with occasional overtime.

Key Accountabilities:
•    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;
•    Previous Aquaculture 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: Friday July 29th, 2016
Email your resume to:

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