Essential Commodities Ltd
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Fisheries Technician

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Job Description

Aquaculturist

Essential Functions

  • Apply thorough record keeping skills.
  • Monitor fish behaviour and note any abnormalities
  • Co-ordinate routine maintenance on systems and equipment.
  • Monitor routine cleaning as necessary on a regular basis.
  • Follow feed charts according to plan. Monitor and report feed inventory.
  • Organize and maintain hatchery tools, equipment and grounds; respond to alarms; identify safety hazards and recommend remedies and/or take appropriate action.
  • Assist with fish transfers.
  • Assist with brood stock sorting and spawning according to protocols.
  • Keep up to date with changing protocols as improvements are made and make suggestions for improvements.
  • Assist with environmental, water quality testing to stay within established parameters. This includes water flows to tanks and systems.
  • Work in other site areas as directed.
  • Competencies
  • Fish Husbandry.
  • Work Ethic.
  • Record Keeping.
  • Attention to Detail.
  • Problem Solving/Analysis.

Education:

  • A relevant degree and at least two years experience in a similar role
  • Employment Type

Method of Application

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Application deadline
25 May 14:43