In cooperation with the WAS Employment Service

Fish Farm Technicians

Location: Nespelem, North Bend and Shelton Washington
Company: Pacific Aquaculture
Company URL:
Salary: $18/hr
Closing Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Date Posted: Wednesday, March 7, 2018


Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university or Associate degree and two years related experience in aquaculture or 4 years related experience. Experience in trout and/or net pen farming is preferred but not required. Language Skills Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization. Mathematical Skills Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. Computer Skills To perform this job successfully, an individual should have experience of Excel and Word.


Pacific aquaculture is seeking fish farm technicians for multiple locations including Nespelem, North Bend and Shelton Washington. Pacific Aquaculture farms Steelhead trout in net pens on the Columbia River near Nespelem and has two hatcheries in North Bend and Shelton. The technician will become familiar with all operations of the farm/hatchery including feeding, harvesting, and inventorying. 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 health while maintaining accurate records. • Learn and utilize computerized feeding systems. • 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 and with a team • Perform other duties, as assigned
Contact Name: Chris Stice
Contact Phone: (509) 322-4095
Contact Email:
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