Processing Operative - Oyster Farm

  • Job posted:
  • Terms:
  • Employer:
    Loch Fyne Oysters
  • Hours:
  • Job Title:
    Processing Operative - Oyster Farm
  • Salary:
    £7.85 /hour
  • Location:

We require a highly reliable, enthusiastic and self motivated person to join our AQUACULTURE TEAM to assist in the day to day operation of the Oyster Farm and Depuration Centre.

The successful candidate will be able to work well within a small, focused team. Previous aquaculture experience, with transferrable related skills and qualifications preferable, however full training through in-house and external training providers will be provided.

The role will involve a combination of working outside in all types of weather conditions, as well as inside the site's Oyster Farm and Depuration Centre.

Day to day duties and responsibilities will vary and will include:

- Grading, purification and packing shellfish.

- Operation of equipment for the processing and packing of shellfish.

- A range of cleaning and housekeeping duties throughout the site.

- Assisting with the aquaculture site maintenance.

We offer:

- 30 days holiday per annum (pro-rata)

- Staff discount in our Oyster Bar Restaurant and Deli

- Company Pension Scheme


All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Due to the working environment and equipment, Basic Disclosure Checks via Disclosure Scotland will be required as part of the recruitment process.


Please submit your current CV on-line or contact our HR Department for an Application Form at: Loch Fyne Oysters Ltd, Clachan, Cairndow, Argyll, PA26 8BL Tel: 01499 600462

We are situated at the head of Loch Fyne on the West Coast of Scotland. From this stunning location we have been producing and supplying premium quality produce worldwide for over 40 years. Our internationally known products are processed from the freshest and highest quality fish and seafood, using sustainable methods.

For more information about working for Loch Fyne Oysters, please visit our website.

LOCATION: We are located at the head of Loch Fyne on the west coast of Scotland; approx 1.5 hours from Glasgow (M8, A82, A83) and 2 hours from Edinburgh (M8, M9, A811, A82, A83).


  • aquaculture: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Argyllshire, Argyll and Bute (Required)


  • Driving License (Required)


  • English (Required)

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