Aquaculture Technician

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Compensation
Starting at $2,420
Job Type
Full Time
Closing Date
June 30, 2018 11:59 pm

Description

Shrimp Canada, a research based dynamic and growing company in the Shrimp Aquaculture, is seeking to hire experienced full-time Aquaculture Technicians to support our site development and operations at  the Palmerston Industrial Park.

Reporting to the Site Supervisor, the Aquaculture Technician will work as part of a team, the Aquaculture Technician will be primarily responsible for farm operations including feeding, animal husbandry, harvesting and security of fish stocks.

Key Accountabilities:

·       A keen understanding of all shrimp handling procedures

·       Understand, enforce, and adhere to all government regulations, farm practices and standard of practices;

·       A good understanding of feed regimes, feed rates and feed monitoring;

·       Familiarity with RAS in Shrimp farming and related maintenance;

·       Environmental and plankton monitoring;

Other duties as assigned.

Location

Address
340 Minto Road, Plamerston Industrial Park
City
Palmerston
Province
Ontario
Country
Canada
Postal Code
N0G 2P0

Qualifications

Qualifications and Skills:

·       Preference will be given to those with previous experience in commercial shrimp Aquaculture;

·       Aquaculture diploma, Marine Biology, or a Bachelor of Science preferred;

·       Must be physically fit and able to lift or move heavy items;

·       Well-developed communication, problem solving and interpersonal skills, as well as teamwork and conflict resolution skills;

Valid certificates for First Aid, WHMIS, Forklift are an advantage    

How To Apply

For a full job description visit www.shrimpcanada.ca or send your applications to  ranjan@shrimpcanada.ca

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