Landcatch Natural Selection Ltd is part of the global animal breeding company, Hendrix Genetics. It is a multi-species animal breeding, genetics and technology company. Hendrix Genetics is passionate about animal breeding. We have breeding programs in turkeys, layers, guinea fowl, swine, salmon, trout and shrimp.
Operations in 25 countries. Collaborating with 3,400 employees.
We look for innovative, sustainable solutions, together with the entire animal protein value chain. At the start of the chain, we have an influence on the outcome. For example, our responsible use of antibiotics program benefits producers and consumers. For us, better breeding today, means a brighter life tomorrow.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for someone to manage day-to-day production of juvenile Atlantic salmon at the Ormsary & Clachbreac Smolt Units. Combined, the Units produce approximately 4.5 million smolts per year and have a full-time staff of eight husbandry personnel.
This is a challenging position, and we want to recruit someone looking to take the next step in their fish farming career. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a thorough knowledge of current smolt production in flow-through systems and have the excellent interpersonal skills required to lead, inspire & motivate people. A full UK driving licence and eligibility to work in UK are both essential.
To the right candidate we offer a very competitive remuneration package, including housing & relocation assistance.
Applications including a covering letter and CV should be sent to Simon.firstname.lastname@example.org or Landcatch Natural Selection Ltd, Ormsary, Argyll, PA31 8PE
Closing Date: 15th October 2021