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Oyster Farm Crew

Muscongus Bay Aquaculture and Dodge Cove Marine Farm Bremen, ME

Description

The Farms of Muscongus Bay Aquaculture and Dodge Cove Marine Farm cultivate delicious American oysters, hard clams, and bay scallops in the beautiful, and renowned Damariscotta River of mid-coast Maine.

We are looking for enthusiastic, reliable, and level-headed individuals, with an excellent work ethic, to come join our lively crew with daily farm operations.

Duties may include, but not be limited to;

- Dragging

- Culling

- Grading

- Processing oysters for market

- Monitoring condition of broodstock shellfish

- Fixing and maintaining gear

Preferred abilities:

- Solid and verifiable boat handling skills essential

- Happy working as part of a team

- Organized and diligent

- Quick problem solving

- Able to lift 50 lbs.

- Able to work in adverse weather conditions

- Positive attitude

- Must be able to work in the U.S., and have a valid U.S. driver’s license

Schedule:

This is a full-time job, Monday-Friday, with approximately 8-hour days (though this will vary depending on workload). Start and end times vary with seasons, and weekend and holiday work may occasionally be necessary.

Benefits Package

­ $15/hour starting wage

­ Company sponsored health insurance

­ Paid vacation and sick days

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