Mussel Farm Labourer - Atlantic Aqua Farms Ltd

Date Posted: Sep 11, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree certificate or diploma

Experience

Will train

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • In/on water
  • Wet/damp

Work setting

  • Mussel sites (land/barge)
  • Commercial aquatic farm

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Clean and maintain aquaculture enclosures
  • Clean sort and pack shellfish
  • Assist aquaculture technicians in the operation of fish hatcheries or other aquatic farms
  • Grade and weigh aquaculture stocks

Experience and specialization

Type of Aquaculture Operations

  • Aquaculture — mussels

Type of Fishing

  • Mussel socking and harvesting

Area of specialization

  • Mussels
  • Oyster

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

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

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer