Oyster Farmer

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 492077183
  • Open Date: November 22, 2021
  • Close Date: February 13, 2022
  • Organization: Madrona Shellfish Ltd.
  • Sector: Farm, Agriculture & Forestry
  • Business Location:6184 McGirr , Nanaimo, British Columbia V9V 1R8
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 1
  • Compensation: $29.25 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to madrona.shellfish.ltd@gmail.com
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Oversee preparation of site for species cultivation;
Monitor environment and maintain optimum conditions;
Manage fish hatchery, fish farm or other aquatic farm;
Identify diseases or parasites and apply medicinal substances to control and prevent diseases;
Collect and record data;
Operate and maintain harvesting and cultivating equipment;
Manage and train aquaculture and fish hatchery support workers and supervise technicians and technologists;
Establish inventory and quality control methods

Apitional Skills

Train and supervise staff

Work Setting

Commercial aquatic farm

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Safety vest

Work Site Environment

In/on water

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment
Physically demanding
Attention to detail
Hand-eye co-ordination
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Bending, crouching, kneeling

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Work Location Information

Rural area

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills
Team player

Type of Aquaculture Operations

Aquaculture — clam
Aquaculture — oyster

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