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Assistant Production Manager

Location: Coggon/Central City, Iowa
Company: Paris Valley Fish Company
Company URL: Not Entered
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Closing Date: Sunday, December 31, 2017
Date Posted: Friday, February 3, 2017


Understanding of land-based recirculating aquaculture systems. Management of fish health and welfare throughout all aspects of operation. University or college degree or equivalent work experience in aquaculture. Minimum of 5 years experience of progressive leadership experience focused on operations of facilities management. Experience with Walleye, small mouth bass, and perch.


Assistant Production Manager will play a key role in ensuring the smooth operation of the day-to-day activities at our nursery facility in Coggon, IA and our rural ponds in Central City, IA. Under general direction from the Director of Production the Assistant Production Manager is primarily responsible for leading the team of fish farm workers within the nursery facility and brood stock ponds including involvement with all aspects of water management, feed management, and fish production. Must have advanced analytics capacity to inform data-based decision making. Administration and oversight of the training and internal development program. Represent Paris Valley Fish Company at various technical and marketing events. Have leadership and mentorship experience building teams at all levels of the organization. Collaborative approach to management toward team building. System-based management approach base on structured operations(ISO equivalent systems). Collaborate with Research and Development Program. Manage the flow of resources(people, fish, feed, water) through the aquaculture facility. Operate land-based recirculating aquaculture systems.
Contact Name: Wayne Dirks
Contact Phone: 319-350-3201
Contact Email:
Other Contact Information: Please contact between 8am and noon, central time by phone and/or email resume to Looking to fill position as soon as possible.

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