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Production Technician

Johns River Oyster 1 Chickadee Way, New Harbor ME

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Johns River Oyster is seeking 1 experienced farm hand to be our production technician (full-time) on our 3-acre surface site where we harvest and manage juvenile oysters.


This position will begin in April 2023 and end in December 2023. Work hours are M-F- 7:30-4:30, but can be somewhat flexible.


Pay will be an hourly rate of $22 an hour.

Required Qualifications:

  • Driver's license/transportation to work
  • Must be able to swim
  • Boating skills encouraged
  • The job requires the following gear: rubber boots, coveralls, and gloves
  • Ability to work in aluminum work boats in Damariscotta, and Pemaquid ME


  • Sorting oysters (counting, grading, tumbling)
  • Flipping cages with outside physical work on shellfish rafts
  • Following relevant health and safety requirements

To Apply:

Send resume to Dave Cheney at [email protected]