Farm hand/assistant manager

  • Job posted:
    30/11/2018
  • Terms:
    N/A
  • Employer:
    Seven springs trout hatchery
  • Hours:
    N/A
  • Job Title:
    Farm hand/assistant manager
  • Salary:
    £14,000 - £22,000 a year
  • Location:
    Northern Ireland

At seven springs trout hatchery we produce high quality rainbow trout ova in the summer months using photo period manipulation.

We will train you in all aspects of farm work including fish husbandry and maintenance work. You will need to be able to lift 25kg regularly and be happy to work in all weather conditions and sometimes in the night as you will be required to participate in our 24hour alarm call rota once you are trained. You must be a team player but capable of working on your own. We will also put you through industry based training courses and first aid.

  • Some basic duties are as follows,
  • Feeding fish
  • Moving and grading fish
  • Stripping fish
  • Egg production
  • Tank and pond maintenance
  • Grounds keeping
  • Record Keeping and data entry
  • Water testing

The main stay of this position is stripping fertilising and caring for our ova until they are ready to be shipped, you will then help with the packing and shipping. The work is hard and days can be long, stripping up to and over 1500 3 kg hen fish per day you should then be Physically and mentally strong enough do cope under pressure.

EXPERIENCE WORKING ON A TROUT HATCHERY IS REQUIERED FOR THIS JOB, PLEASE DO NOT REPLY WITHOUT THIS.
TEMPORY ACCOMADATION WILL BE PROVIDED FOR THE RIGHT CANDIDATE

07850507307

There are varies full and part time positions available

Experience:

  • Fish farm: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Driving License (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)

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