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Senior Marine Operative - East Tarbert Bay

Due to significant investment in the company, we are looking to recruit a Senior Marine Operative to join our team at our East Tarbert Bay site on the Isle of Gigha...

Please complete and fill out the attached Application_Form and send to workwithus@scottishsalmon.com.

Senior Marine Operative

Location: East Tarbert Bay, Gigha

Salary: Up to £36,198.16 per annum dependent on experience, inclusive of 1 in 3 weekend enhanced payment plus enhanced payment for weekday overtime.

The Opportunity:

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

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 investment in the company we are looking to recruit a Senior Marine Operative to work as directed by the Marine Site Manager and to assume responsibility for the day to day operations of marine sites, vessels and equipment, shore bases and employees within your control. 

Key aspects of the role include:

  • Operate to the highest standard of husbandry, biosecurity, food safety and quality.
  • Monitor feed and biological performance
  • Feeding and movement of feed
  • Sea lice identification and reporting
  • Sampling, weighing and grading of fish
  • Site maintenance including net changing etc.
  • Boat handling
  • Understanding of site KPI’s and supporting the manager 

Your Skills & Experience:

  • Ideally have experience of working within the marine industry
  • Experience in aquaculture and fish husbandry
  • Full clean driver’s license
  • Good practical skills
  • Team player
  • Experience of working on and around boats
  • Flexibility regarding working hours 

The Benefits:

In addition to a competitive salary, with regular reviews, we offer many other benefits including:

  • x1.5 or x2 time for premium overtime rates
  • Relocation & accommodation support
  • Market leading pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail discount scheme
  • Employee assistance program
  • Relocation support
  • Critical Illness Cover – also for Spouse or Partner
  • Occupational health service
  • Professional development opportunities

The Company:

  • £150 million turnover
  • 650+ employees
  • We sell to over 26 countries around the world
  • We are an internationally recognised pioneer in Aquaculture
  • Sustainability is at the core of all our activities 

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 recognising our commitment to Scotland, our industry and employees. 

How to Apply:

Please complete and fill out the attached Application_Form and send to workwithus@scottishsalmon.com.

Closing date: