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Marine Site Manager - Greanamul, Benbecula

We are looking to recruit a Marine Site Manager to manage our two Marine Sites in Greanamul, Benbecula.

To apply, please complete and return the attached Application_Form.docx or send your CV and Cover Letter to workwithus@bakkafrost.com

Marine Site Manager

Location: Greanamul, Benbecula

Salary: Up to £55,432.03 per annum, dependent on experience


At Bakkafrost Scotland, we breed, rear and process superior salmon in the pristine waters of the West Highlands and Islands. If you have previous managerial experience in aquaculture, are innovative, have the drive to succeed, can influence a team and would like to live in one of the most beautiful locations in Scotland, we have the perfect role.

The Marine Site Manager will manage the full operation of our two Marine Site in Greanamul, Benbecula. Reporting directly to the Area Manager, this role is challenging and rewarding in equal measure. Utilising the latest aquaculture technology, including a centralised feed control room at the shore base, you will be supported in every aspect of the role to deliver industry leading results.

What we’re looking for from you:

  • Sound leadership and management experience on an aquaculture side, ideally with salmon
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to motivate small teams
  • Target driven, proactive and results oriented
  • Experience of working and achieving budgets
  • A 'hands-on' management style
  • First-hand experience of liaising with statutory authorities such as Marine Scotland / SEPA
  • Full driver's licence

What you can expect from us:

  • Competitive salary with regular reviews and market-leading pension
  • Opportunities in unrivalled locations and enhanced relocation support
  • Non-contributory life insurance and individual critical illness cover
  • Professional development support and employee assistance program
  • A commitment to safety and an excellent occupational health service
  • Access to many benefits including Critical Illness Cover for partners too
  • Continuing investment in our business, our people and our technology

How to apply:

Please complete and return the attached Application_Form.docx or send your CV and Cover Letter to workwithus@bakkafrost.com.

Closing date: Wednesday 05 October 2022