MARINE OPERATIVE – Fishfarmer Magazine

MARINE OPERATIVE28 January, 2010 –

Lighthouse Caledonia is a leading independent producer of high quality Scottish salmon. The company is engaged in all stages of the value chain of farming Atlantic salmon from smolt production through to harvesting, processing, packing and sales. We are committed to high standards of animal welfare, sustainable operations and promoting a responsible environmental policy.

We are currently recruiting for a Marine Operative for our Gigha sea-site located within our South Production Region in Argyll:


(Salary grading range – depending on experience – £15,500 – £19,000)

Candidates will be enthusiastic, self-motivated and be able to demonstrate prior experience in working within small, focused teams. Day to day duties will include fish welfare, sampling, grading and moving of the fish, site maintenance, net changing and boat handling. Previous aquaculture experience is desirable for this post; the company can offer further development and training opportunities through in-house training and also by external training providers. Preference will also be given to those candidates who can offer transferable, related skills and qualifications.

In return, the Company offers a comprehensive pay and benefits package including entry into the Company pension scheme after the qualifying period. A full, clean driving licence is also essential.

For an application form and job description, please contact:

HR Department,Lighthouse Caledonia Ltd, Ardkinglas Estate, Cairndow,Argyll, PA26 8BH.  Tel. No. 01499 600 415


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