Huon Aquaculture Group Ltd. produces around 36,000 tonnes of fresh Atlantic salmon and ocean trout annually and is recognised globally as being a premium producer of fresh and smoked salmon products. For more information, visit www.huonaqua.com.au
Huon Aquaculture are looking for Farm Attendants to join our Margate site. Operating from Storm Bay & Yellow Bluff Zones, this is an exciting opportunity to join our team in a challenging and dynamic position.
As a member you will be responsible for skippering vessels and assisting with the installation and maintenance of our nets, pens and moorings set-up as well as general equipment installation, smolt intake, fish upsizes and the retrieving of mortalities.
You will also assist with preparation of fish for harvest, feed deliveries, pen towing and provide support across the site as required.
Successful candidates will have:
• The ability to demonstrate planning and organisational skills
• A coxswains and valid driver’s licence
• Demonstrated ability to make decisions and work with tight deadlines
• Good communication skills
• The ability to work as part of a small team
• Experience in Aquaculture or Marine Farming is desirable but not essential.
To be successful in this position you must be able to work a Thursday to Wednesday 7 on, 7 days off roster.
A copy of your driver’s licence must be submitted upon application.
It is an inherent requirement of this position that work be performed safely whilst upholding Huon’s Values. The appointed person must be able to build and maintain strong working relationships with key stakeholders. Knowledge of work health and safety regulations is preferred.
As a Huon employee you will have access to our employee assistance programs and corporate health insurance benefits. Remuneration for this role will be dependent on knowledge and experience.
Applications close 27 Septemeber 2020
Preferred candidates are subject to a pre-employment medical and urine based drug test.
Apply online www.huonaqua.com.au/careers