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Fish Farm Tech II

Location: Nespelem WA
Company: Pacific Aquaculture
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Salary: $18/hr
Closing Date: Friday, November 17, 2017
Date Posted: Friday, October 20, 2017


Required: • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a related field or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Preferred: • Experience in trout and/or net pen farming.


Summary Responsible for all operations of the farm including feeding, harvesting, and inventorying. Manage Tech I team members in carrying out operational duties. Maintain accurate site operation records and weekly site report. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Duties include but not limited to: • Be a role model in projecting and applying The Pacific Group Diamond Philosophy (Productivity, Quality, Excellence and Teamwork) and promote teamwork at all times. • Monitor feeding, environmental conditions, and fish behavior. • Possess a basic understanding of the physiological requirements of the fish as it relates to the environment, cultural conditions and feeding practices. • Oversee Fish Technician I employee(s). • Participate in facility operations maintaining proper densities, predicting growth rates and ensuring sites are functioning at capacity. • Specialized knowledge of fish nutrition in order to apply satiation feeding techniques to maximize growth in the most economical way. • Learn and understand nutritional requirements of species in culture monitor feeding response and feed quality. • Take responsibility in management of assigned site for the best use of resources and organization for maximum efficiency and profitability. • Use team support when needed in the completion of duties. • Learn and utilize computerized feeding systems and be able to troubleshoot when necessary. • Maintain company assets in good operational condition. • Work to continuously improve operations with respect to productivity, quality, safety, inventory levels and operating expense while utilizing effective aquaculture techniques. • Must be able to work independently as well as in a team setting • Must be a self-starter and possess the ability to multi-task. • Write weekly reports of site operations and maintain accurate records. • Must be responsible for site report during weekly feed meeting. • Perform other duties, as assigned. Supervisory Responsibilities Directly supervises team members in the aquaculture department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.
Contact Name: Chris Stice
Contact Phone: (509) 322-4095
Contact Email:
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