Multi Skilled Engineer – Freshwater Recirculation Unit – Barcaldine

Scottish Sea Farms are a recognised employer within remote areas of the West Coast and Scottish Highlands and Islands. Providing industry leading personal learning and development paths, our aim is to nurture and encourage our employees to build professional career paths.

We are recruiting for a Multi Skilled Engineer to join our Engineering Team within our Freshwater Recirculation Unit located in Barcaldine, Argyll.

The 17,500m2 hatchery has scope to produce up to 10 million smolts annually. Its location on the shores of Loch Creran near Oban mean that these young salmon can be transferred directly from hatchery to well-boat via a pipeline then transported on to one of the salmon grower’s 42 marine farms around Scotland’s west coast, Orkney and Shetland.

Responsible for the full service, maintenance and repair of equipment, the Multi Skilled Engineer will provide vital support to the Hatchery whilst ensuring health and safety compliance and safe systems of work are in place at all times.

The ideal candidate should be familiar with fault finding and diagnostics of electro-mechanical equipment. We expect the successful applicant to be highly motivated with a positive ‘hands on’ attitude.  They must also ensure that all tasks are completed in a professional manner adherent to strict health and safety requirements and practice good house keeping throughout all activities.

In return we offer a generous renumeration package, discretionary company bonus, pension scheme, life insurance cover, employee assistance programme, subsidised gym membership and cycle to work scheme.

We are an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons

To apply for a role with us, you must be eligible to work in the UK and hold a full UK driving licence.

To apply, please visit the careers page on our website:  

Closing date for applications is Friday 2nd July 2021.