Our Client, a successful independent salmon farming company, has opportunities available to recruit Fish Farm Operatives to be based at one of their remote sites in Uist.
The Fish Farm Operatives will work as part of a small team responsible for breeding and rearing fish, monitoring water conditions and harvesting stock.
This entry level position is an excellent opportunity to join the Scottish Fish Farming industry. While previous experience is not required, the ideal candidate will:
Have experience of working outdoors and in a physically demanding role.
Not be opposed to working on the sea and on boats in adverse weather conditions.
Have a degree of physical capability, due to the manual nature of the role.
Accommodation is available although due to location and travel being required between sites, a driving licence is essential to be considered for this position.
The Fish Farm Operatives will initially work on an agency contract basis although for the right candidates who work well, the position will become permanent after the first 12 weeks.
The Fish Farm Operatives will work full time hours set between Monday to Friday, with flexibility essential with regards to overtime which can include weekends.
The Fish Farm Operatives will earn a starting rate which is negotiable based on experience.