Grieg Seafood BC Ltd., a dynamic and growing company in the Aquaculture industry, is seeking to hire permanent full-time Hatchery Technicians 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.
Understand, enforce and adhere to all government regulations, hatchery practices and SOP’s and site biosecurity
Complete habitat assessment sheet
Bulk average weight samples
Service oxygen stationary and hand held probe
Weekly site inventory and weekly fish health samples
Yard duties i.e.., Round up, cleaning feed shed
Run errands i.e.. pick up eggs, return cardboard, fill propane tanks
Diploma or degree in Aquaculture, Aquatic Resources or Fisheries Resources;
Previous Aquaculture experience;
Extensive knowledge of feeding systems, grading, fish health, fish husbandry, site maintenance, related record keeping, and equipment up-keep;
Communication skills both written and verbal, problem solving, teamwork, and critical thinking skills;
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.
Closing Date: July 13, 2020
Thank you for your interest in Grieg Seafood. Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.
Job Type: Full-time