Barge Crew - Lead Hand

Overview
Barge Crew - Lead Hand
Kelly Cove Salmon Ltd., a division of Cooke Aquaculture Inc., a dynamic and growing east coast family company, with Platinum Member status in the Canada's Best Managed Companies Program, is offering fulltime opportunities for a highly motivated individuals to join the Company's team as Lead Hand for a Barge Crew on the Barge Platform Cooke R based out of St. George, NB.
Founded in 1985, Cooke Aquaculture Inc. has grown from a small family business to the world's largest independent, fully-integrated producer of Atlantic salmon and related products. The company remains family owned and based in Blacks Harbour, NB, with operations throughout Atlantic Canada, Maine, Chile, Spain and Scotland. Cooke Aquaculture is committed to responsible and sustainable seafood production and the delivery of high quality products through a number of brands and sales offices throughout Canada, the US and internationally. The company is also a proud partner and supporter of a variety of community-based organizations and events.
This position will be working with a team of Veterinarians, Scientist, Engineers and Managers to implement an exciting New Technology.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Oversee the barge operations
  • Provide leadership to all crew members
    • Make sure crew members are trained and competent to complete their designated task safely while maintaining adherence to performance standards during all aspects of the operations.

The ideal candidate :
  • Must be a motivated team player who takes pride in their teams accomplishments.
  • Must have a positive attitude and great problem solving skills
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be comfortable working on the water
  • Must be willing to work a flexible schedule and hours.

The Opportunity:
The role description is just one part of the story. This is an opportunity to grow, to stretch, to work within the parameters of the role but stretch to your fullest potential. We are a team that doesn't count hours, we count performance, we reward contribution and we recognize talent. It is about being at the center of the fastest growing company in New Brunswick and knowing you are 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 because 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.
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