Assistant Farm Manager

Assistant Farm Manager 
MacLean’s Nose  
Salary £27,670 to £30,188 
 
Marine Harvest is one of the largest seafood companies in the world, and the world’s largest producer of Atlantic salmon. The company employs 12,717 people globally, and is represented in 24 countries. In 2016 the company had a turnover of EUR 3.6 billion.  
 
Marine Harvest supplies healthy, delicious and sustainably farmed salmon and processed seafood to more than 70 markets worldwide.  In 2016 harvest volumes of salmon were 381,000 tonnes (GWE). 
 
Potential candidates should possess several years’ salmon farming experience, have a sound understanding of fish husbandry and be conscientious in relation to recording and maintaining reliable data records.  Good communication & planning skills and a high degree of computer literacy is also essential.  It is also a requirement of the post that the incumbent be an effective deputy for the Manager as and when required.   
 
The post brings with it significant responsibility and the appointed Assistant Farm Manager will be required to be flexible in terms of total hours worked, in order to satisfy the demands of the role. We can offer a working pattern of 40 hours per week, any 5 days out of 7 or two weeks on/off with a holiday and location allowance of up to £5,000 per annum. 
 
Applications are invited from individuals who have a positive approach to this type of work and who are competent swimmers.  Experience is certainly an advantage although training will be provided. A driving licence is essential. 
 
Please apply at www.marineharvest.com/people by Friday 22 September 2017.