Site Aquaculture Manager

Delivering innovative production strategies

  • Based on Tasmania’s iconic West Coast
  • Working with a revered Tasmanian brand
  • Experience in Salmon farming is essential

Working with Petuna, the Site Manager is tasked with delivering the highest standards in farming practices.

Your new role

Due to a strong global market, growth and in turn movement within their core operations they are now in a position to introduce a new Site Aquaculture Manager into the business. As the Site Manager it will be your role that is responsible for the operational performance of this dedicated team of professionals. You will engage in commercial business discussions and decisions to ensure the highest harvest quality is exceeded whilst maintaining an exceptional level of environmental and OH&S standards. Locally you’ll have an experienced crew well versed in aquaculture practices, however one of your goals will be to further develop the leadership capability of your front line management team. Whilst maintaining the expenditure and budgetary requirements it is expected that your leadership and direction will provide the site with a guaranteed, financially secure and very successful future. 

What you'll need to succeed

For your application to be successful it is essential that you possess a proven background in a similar role specifically within the aquaculture sector either local to Australia or overseas. With an emphasis on your management and leadership qualities to be expected you’ll also need to demonstrate exceptional interpersonal communication skills. It’s vital that you possess a history working in more challenging working environments and are comfortable liaising and implementing change with a broad employee base. A proven and measurable background in developing and implementing successful production and harvesting strategies within a global identity and the ability to exceed annual budgets will see you quickly shortlisted for this position. 

What you'll get in return

The successful applicant will be provided an opportunity to establish a unique career path with a global leader with a long history in customer satisfaction. Along with a very healthy remuneration package the successful candidate will also be provided with local accommodation and a fully maintained company vehicle. Most importantly, should you prove to be the ideal candidate our client is happy to assist with the acquisition of appropriate working VISA’s and discuss the requirement of a relocation package. 

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. For further information regarding this role or for a private discussion regarding similar roles please contact Sam Jones at




Sam Jones