Remote Feed System Operator
Job ID: 2019-1837
Category: Saltwater Operations
Kelly Cove Salmon Ltd., a division of Cooke Aquaculture Inc., a dynamic and growing east coast family company, with Platinum Member status in the Canada’s Best Managed Companies Program, is offering fulltime opportunities for highly motivated individuals to join the Company’s team as a Remote Feed System Operatorbased out of our Blacks Harbour, New Brunswick location.
Cooke is a global seafood company with operations in North America, Europe, and South America. Our company’s success is driven by our dynamic, highly skilled and innovative management team, supported by dedicated employees who live in coastal communities and contribute to the local area’s economy and sense of community.
With advances in technology and equipment, you can now be part of the next evolution in improving the way we grow salmon. You will be working closely with site staff and managers to achieve the best feeding practices. These practices will include remotely feeding the salmon, observing fish behavior, communicating on a regular basis with site staff, data entry and inventory tracking. You will have a high attention for detail, computer skills, experience with data entry and reviewing data, excellent communication skills, comfortable working independently and completing repetitive tasks on a daily basis. Although this position is office based, there will be some hands-on salmon farm site work required for training purposes.
Although not a requirement, completion of the Aquaculture Technician Program and/or experience in aquaculture would be considered an asset.
We are a company that is continually growing and becoming part of the Kelly Cove Salmon team as we develop this new process of feeding our farmed salmon will be an exciting time of learning and growing.
Salary commensurate with experience, which includes a competitive health and dental benefit package.
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