Marine Farm Manager Job at Golden Eagle Sable Fish – Vancouver, BC

POSITION: Farm Manager

DIVISION: Golden Eagle Sable Fish

REPORTS TO: President

LOCATION: Kyuquot Sound

HOURS: 8 on 6 off, Camp Work

Aquilini Group (“AG”) is a diversified family business founded in Vancouver, BC more than 50 years ago with roots in the real estate development and construction industry. Today the company owns and manages an international real estate portfolio that includes commercial and residential properties, hotels, golf courses, vineyards and blueberry and cranberry farms. In addition to its ongoing pursuits in real estate development and construction, AG has expanded its holdings to include assets in the sports & entertainment, renewable energy, aquaculture, tourist attractions, restaurants and food & beverage industries.

Golden Eagle Sable Fish (“GESF”) is a division of the Aquilini Group dedicated to sustainable raised fish, ocean stewardship, and our First Nations’ partnerships. It is our commitment to production sustainability and product excellence that has made GESF a global leader.

Golden Eagle Sable Fish is recruiting for a Farm Manager for its marine farm sites in Kyuquot Sound. The successful incumbent will be managing and leading the sablefish farm operation in the pristine oceanic waters of Vancouver Island. GESF is the only fully integrated supplier of sablefish in the world and continues to develop sablefish as a sustainable cultured fish for the growing global demand. We have a dynamic team with unique aquaculture skill sets which has enabled us to supply fresh sablefish for the last 15 years to the global market.

Is responsible for the marine farm operation of sablefish

Ensure production plans are executed in accordance with operation procedures

Hire, train, coach and manage team of employees

Assist in developing leading edge technology for fish species development

Develop cultures of new fish species

Perform daily /weekly staff task scheduling

Report daily record keeping and data entry

Organize harvest scheduling with harvest crews

Troubleshoot feed machine and feed cameras as issues arise

Promote a safe work culture and compliance with WorkSafe BC

Ensure quality standards and practices are followed on the farm sites

Review and update farm SOP’s

5+ years net pen grow out aquaculture experience

Working knowledge of automated feed machines

Knowledge of safe working practices on net pens

Knowledge of daily data entry

Team building and leadership skills

Strong communication skills

Proficiency in using MS office

Travel from Campbell River to farm site is supplied

Food is supplied

Compensation starts at $30.00 per hour with review in 90 days

Full benefits package (health, dental, life insurance, ADD, LTD, RRSP)

Interested, qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume by clicking the “Apply Now” button above. This position will remain open until filled.

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