aquaculture worker - Powell River (BC) - Job posting

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Posted on July 17, 2020 by Employer details Hummingbird Cove Lifestyles

Job details

  • Location 14839L 101 Hwy
    Powell River, BC

    V8A 0N1

  • Salary$$18.50HOUR hourly for 35 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day, Weekend, Overtime
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Medical Benefits, Group Insurance Benefits, Other Benefits
  • vacancies 7 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1505851

Job requirements




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
or equivalent experience


2 years to less than 3 years

Specific Skills
Transport marine plants to processing plants; Spread and dry marine plants; Resolve work related problems; Rake and gather marine plants; Operate, maintain and clean pumps, filters and other aquaculture equipment; Feed aquaculture stock; Dig shellfish from shellfish beds; Cull, mark or tag stock and report stock irregularities; Clean, sort and pack shellfish; Clean and maintain aquaculture enclosures; Assist aquaculture technicians in the operation of fish hatcheries or other aquatic farms; Grade and weigh aquaculture stocks
Other Languages
Additional Skills
Write daily basic progress reports
Area of Specialization
Oyster; Scallop
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Work Setting
Commercial aquatic farm
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
Outdoors; In/on water; Wet/damp; Odours; Cold/refrigerated
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
Willing to relocate; Relocation costs covered by employer
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Flexibility; Team player; Dependability
Type of Aquaculture Operations
Aquaculture — oyster; Aquaculture — shellfish

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