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Processing Operatives (Cairndow)

We are currently recruiting for Processing Operatives in Cairndow.

Processing Operative

Location: Cairndow, Loch Fyne

Salary: £8.99 per hour

Shift – Monday to Friday


Due to the location of our facility we will be providing free transportation to the site.


Why work with us?


·       £150 million turnover

·       500 + staff (continually growing)

·       We sell to over 26 countries around the world

·       A pioneer in Aquaculture

·       Industry leading training and development framework

·       Sustainability is at the core of all our activities


The Scottish Salmon Company produces Scotland’s Finest Sea Loch Fresh Salmon with Pride and Passion.


With our head office in Scotland’s capital, Edinburgh, we breed, rear and process superior salmon exclusively in the pristine waters of the Scottish Western Highlands and Islands. Our customers appreciate our product quality, service excellence and provenance guarantee. We are also the proud recipients of multiple industry awards recognizing our commitment to Scotland, our industry and staff.


We are always looking for ambitious and motivated individuals to join our passionate team so if you want to test yourself in a challenging workplace, look no further…


Due to significant growth within the company we are looking to recruit a Processing Operative to assist in the required day-to-day operations within the Processing Plant Department and to meet the needs of the company.


What does the job entail?


·       Gutting, washing, scraping, grading, weighing and packing products

·       Weighing, programming, packing and labelling products

·       Production support I.e. loading/unloading

·       Filleting

·       Pin boning

·       Performing efficiently and at the required pace to produce consistently good quality products


What are we looking for?


·       Ability to be flexible and adaptable

·       Positive and hardworking

·       Good communication skills

·       Team player

·       Ability to follow policies & procedures

·       Ability to work in a fast paced, challenging environment

·       Basic/Intermediate Food Hygiene Certificate preferred


In return we offer:


·       Competitive salary package

·       Market leading pension scheme

·       Cycle to work scheme

·       Retail discount scheme

·       Employee assistance program

·       Relocation support

·       Free transport to the site


To apply, please forward your CV and Cover Letter to:

Kelli Yule

The Scottish Salmon Company

Head Office

8 Melville Crescent, Edinburgh, EH3 7JA

Tel: 0131 7188 534


Closing date: Thursday 12 September 2019