Feeding Technicians (Experienced & Trainee)

Grieg Seafood Shetland Ltd

AddressGremista, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0PX
Closing DateFriday 22 November 2019


Grieg Seafood Shetland Ltd is recruiting for Feeding Technicians, both experienced and at trainee level.


The Role

Based in Shetland and reporting to the Feeding Operations Manager the role entails:

Prioritise, plan and carry out the day to day feeding for your site/s, ensuring it is done to the highest standard. This will include the following tasks (not exhaustive):

    • Daily feeding of the fish
    • Assessment of fish appetite
    • Assessment of fish behaviour
    • Interpretation of environmental data
    • Monitoring the health status of the fish
    • Monitoring feed system efficiency.

A comprehensive job description is available upon request.



The successful candidates will be highly motivated with a keen interest in developing knowledge and skill in feeding control and environmental monitoring.  Previous experience in aquaculture is desirable although not essential as full training will be provided. The role is also an exciting opportunity for a graduate with a relevant aquaculture or science-based degree. Initially, based at the shore base feed stations, the role will relocate to a state-of-the-art feeding and environmental surveillance centre situated in Lerwick.


Attractive salaries are on offer for the positions, as well as performance and loyalty based bonuses.



For an informal discussion regarding these posts, please contact Irene Walden 07827 342451, or email  irene.walden@griegseafood.com. For an application pack please email Griegseafood@cappfinity.com.

Closing date is Friday 22 November 2019.

Previous applicants need not apply.