Technical Manager

11 Sep 2017

We are looking to recruit an experienced, high motivated Technical Manager for our Wrasse site at Black Point in Anglesey. The successful candidate will have experience in marine hatcheries, cleaner fish or marine species development, and experience in managing live food production.

The position will be part of a small operational management team, with responsibility of developing Ballan Wrasse rearing protocols particularly first feeding with live feed, and weaning onto formulated diets. The successful candidate would be expected to keep up to date with any industry developments in marine hatcheries, and be able to attend any industry development committees on cleaner fish.

The position will be based at Anglesey, where there will be a small team of dedicated staff. The successful candidate would be expected to support the Hatchery Manager in managing the site and staff and the position will be included on an on-call and weekend rota. The candidate should be qualified to a degree level in Aquaculture and/or have 5 years or more experience in a marine hatchery.

The salary will be commensurate with skills and experience of the candidate and will include assistance with relocation.  A full clean driving licence is essential.

Informal enquiries can be made to

Please apply at by 29 September 2017

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Technical Manager