Regional Seafarms Manager

Job Description

Do you want to be part of the exciting and innovative future for the Salmon industry in New Zealand?

Opportunities like this do not come along often and we are now looking for a specialist Aquaculture Regional Manager, to join the team and lead our Queen Charlotte Region in the stunning Marlborough Sounds.

Reporting to the Head of Seawater the successful candidate will lead our Ruakaka and Otanerau Salmon Farms producing high quality King Salmon for both our domestic and international markets.

You will have proven experience in the management of health and safety, bio security, modern fin fish farming practices ideally with salmon, environmental compliance and well-developed leadership and team member engagement skills.

A recognised qualification in aquaculture or equivalent, and boat driving is desirable, as is a passion for sustainable fish farming and a commitment to continuous improvement.

Based at the top of the South Island a coveted 'work-life' balance is all accessible, and you'll enjoy an enviable New Zealand lifestyle with a vibrant local community and proximity to top quality schooling,

If you believe you have the skills, experience and qualifications necessary to contribute to a result focused company, please direct any enquiries or forward your application to Jon Lambert at jon.lambert@kingsalmon.co.nz

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Marlborough

Listed:

26-02-2019

Closes:

29-03-2019

Reference:

81859