Assistant Farm Manager (Colonsay)

Assistant Farm Manager 
Colonsay 
Salary £28,500 to £31,094 per annum, plus allowances 
 
We currently have a vacancy for an Assistant Farm Manager at the Company’s seawater site at Colonsay. 
 
The potential candidate should possess several years’ salmon farming experience, have a sound understanding of fish husbandry and be conscientious in relation to recording and maintaining reliable data records.  Good communication & planning skills and a high degree of computer literacy is also essential.  It is also a requirement of the post that the incumbent be an effective deputy for the Farm Manager as and when required.   
 
The post brings with it significant responsibility and the working pattern is a two week on/off rota. Accommodation will be provided on the Island if required during shift. 
 
Applications are invited from individuals who have a positive approach to this type of work and who are competent swimmers.  Experience is certainly an advantage although training will be provided. Driving licence is essential. No driving licence? We can help you with the cost of lessons. 
 
We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce. We are willing to consider flexible working arrangements and are an Equal Opportunities employer. In return we offer an attractive salary, bonus, pension, Occupation Health Support and training/development opportunities. To apply for this vacancy, you must be eligible to work in the UK. 
 
If you wish to apply, please upload your Covering Letter and CV to our MHS People website www.marineharvest.com/people by Friday 24 August 2018.   
 
Marine Harvest is one of the largest seafood companies in the world, and the world’s largest producer of Atlantic salmon. The company employs 12,717 people globally, and is represented in 24 countries. In 2016 the company had a turnover of EUR 3.6 billion. 
 
Marine Harvest supplies healthy, delicious and sustainably farmed salmon and processed seafood to more than 70 markets worldwide.  In 2016 harvest volumes of salmon were 381,000 tonnes (GWE).