Technical Manager –

Technical Manager Published:  20 July, 2011

Dawnfresh Farming Ltd, part of the Dawnfresh Seafoods Group, is the largest Trout Farming Company operating in the UK.  Our Marine and Freshwater farms are located throughout Scotland, England and Ireland.

We are currently looking to identify a suitably skilled Technical Manager to join our farming business management team.

Reporting to the Farming Director, you will be fully responsible for all aspects of technical input and support to areas of business and process development and to seek and promote opportunities for further business growth through the application of technical knowledge and expertise.

Key tasks will include the organisation and implementation of environmental survey and modelling work to meet the requirements of our various regulators, preparation and completion of internal and external audits to ensure all QHSE procedures are implemented and followed correctly on all farms, follow up on all corrective actions and be responsible for the delivery of production development projects e.g. hatchery recirculation.

The ideal candidate will be a strong team player, will have a proven track record in contributing to commercial success in farming operations. Strong interpersonal, communication, organisational and planning skills as well as the ability to problem solve are some of the key attributes required for this post. In addition applicants require a full driving licence and should be prepared to undertake significant travel.

In return the successful candidate will benefit from an attractive salary package, company car and the opportunity to develop their career through this exciting role.

If you are interested in applying for this position please send your CV, by Friday 12th August 2011, to:Lindsey Elder, HR Assistant, Dawnfresh Seafoods Ltd, Bothwellpark Industrial Estate, Uddingston, G71 6LS,.  Office 01698 810008, E-mail:

Informal enquires can be made to Gideon Pringle, Farming Director, Office 07747 487232, E-mail