Aquaculture Worker

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 118495479
  • Posted Date: Jan 25, 2023
  • Closing Date: Mar 16, 2023
  • Company: Kelly Cove Salmon Ltd.
  • Category: Farm, Agriculture & Forestry
  • Business Location:Blacks Harbour, New Brunswick, Canada
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0 Applications

Job Details

  • Experience: Not required
  • Opening Positions: 50
  • Remuneration: $18.00 to $20.00 per hour
  • Commencement Date: As soon as possible
  • Education: High school graduation certificate

Job Description

Tasks

  • Feed aquaculture stock
  • Cull, mark or tag stock and report stock irregularities
  • Operate, maintain and clean pumps, filters and other aquaculture equipment
  • Clean and maintain aquaculture enclosures
  • Assist aquaculture technicians in the operation of fish hatcheries or other aquatic farms
  • Grade and weigh aquaculture stocks
  • Repair nets, splice ropes and maintain fishing gear and other deck equipment

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is not available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term care insurance
  • Pension plan
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)