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General Fish Farm Worker job in <:>Perth & Kinros<:> is on one of largest fresh water trout farms in Scotland. Permanent.

Farm TypeOther

The job is an 'entry-level' fish farm technician with opportunity to rapidly move through Grade 1 and Grade 2 technician levels.

1. Delivery of fish to customers - driving pick-up to deliver fish to customers.

2. General fish care – supporting the day to day growth and health of the fish.

3. Fish feeding – twice daily feeding of fish.

4. Fish mortality collection – daily removal and disposal of fish mortalities, including recording numbers.

5. Checking of water oxygen levels using oxygen probe.

6. General farm jobs – includes mowing the grass, putting out feed, supporting with upgrading the farm infrastructure

Job hours are 8-5 Mon-Fri, and 1 weekend in 5.  Evening on-call required 1-2 times per week. 

Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/12/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeOther
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

The 2 bed house is on the farm.

Distance from shops and amenities2.5 miles
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Key capabilities / requirements

• Willing to work flexible hours under all weather conditions

• Full driving license, preferably also trailer license

• Healthy work-ethic with a desire to support the team

• Good oral English skills 

• Basic numerical skills  

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