Senior Husbandry

Salary £23,000 - £26,875 Plus Weekend Payments

Location: Puldrite, Orkney, Mallaig

The successful candidate will have at least 2 years practical salmon farming experience.  You should be able to demonstrate competence across a wide range of farming disciplines including: fish health monitoring, stock appetite assessment, boat handling skills, feeding system and boat maintenance whilst being proactive in health and safety.  All applicants are required to have a full, clean driver’s licence and a RYA Day Skipper (or equivalent).

You will have the drive to succeed, a well developed sense of pride and the ability to inspire others.  Gifted communication skills are essential, as is a proactive ability to guide correct decision making.  You will be enthusiastic, honest and transparent in approach. 

Working a 40-hour week, Monday to Friday with 1:3 weekend working required on a rota system.  We will offer an attractive salary dependant on experience along with additional payments on completion of specific training, crop bonus, discretionary company bonus, pension scheme, life cover, occupational health support, subsidised gym membership and cycle to work scheme. 

To find out more please contact Angela Hand, Recruitment & HR Coordinator on 01786 445521 or email for an application pack.

Closing Date: Monday 3rd July 2017

Scottish Sea Farms

Puldrite, Orkney, Mallaig



Angela Hand
01786 445521