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Aquaculture Site Manager

Cooke Aquaculture USA Cross Island- Machiasport, Maine



We’re looking for an Aquaculture Site Manager to join our team based in Cross Island, Machias Bay, Maine.

The Role:

This position requires a degree of specialized expertise and skill in maintaining established standards of safety, quality and accuracy. The successful candidate will have the drive, determination and a self-disciplined approach to achieving results that meet the established criteria.

As a leader you will be responsible and accountable for the performance and results of the fin fish aquaculture farm. Through successful leadership you will motivate staff by creating a positive and safe work environment while have the ability to exercise the necessary authority to assure policies and procedures are followed and time frames are met.

The successful candidate will have proven experience in fin fish farming operations and strong supervisory and communication skills. Must possess strong abilities in fish husbandry, have experience with monitoring and operating feed systems, mooring design and maintenance, and general maintenance on saltwater equipment, cages and vessels. Working flexible hours outside and on the water is a requirement for this position.

Preference will be given to applicants with related post-secondary education, MED, small craft certification and experience operating saltwater fish farms.

Salary commensurate with experience and a competitive health, dental, and vision benefit package.

The Opportunity:

The role description is just one part of the story. This is your opportunity to grow, to work within the parameters of the role but to reach your fullest potential.
We are a team that is driven to succeed. We count performance, we reward contribution and we recognize talent.
It is about being at the center of a global leader in seafood and knowing you are an important part of that growth.
The ability to bring your passion for learning, desire for growth and energy for moving your career forward is what we offer.

The Why:

Why Cooke? Simple – we are a company that rewards initiative, resourcefulness and work ethic. We will champion your growth and provide you with the platform to create your path, your career and your future.