Runway Supervisor – Seasonal

Do you want to be part of a great Atlantic Canadian company? Established in 1981, Acadian Seaplants is a family-owned business nestled in the heart of Atlantic Canada and that is now a global player with six facilities in Atlantic Canada and Europe as well as our very own research facility that enables us to continuously innovate and discover new applications for our sustained and renewable resource.

We are currently looking for a seasonal Runway Supervisor to join our great team in Pennfield. The season runs from May thru October.

The Runway Supervisor is responsible for managing a small team of operators in the safe and efficient operation of the tractors and equipment used in the seaweed drying process. Duties include spreading, drying, tedding, raking, chopping, sweeping vacuuming, weighing, foreign debris removal, and storing all harvested material. The ideal candidate will have:

  • Previous supervisory experience with a proven track record leading people
  • Good organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in operating mobile equipment
  • Basic mechanical skills
  • Familiarity with requirements under NB Workplace Health and Safety Act
  • Ability to work in a team atmosphere with great attitude

In addition to being seasonal, this position may require long hours and weekends. Work hours are weather dependent.

Please apply in confidence at:

Acadian Seaplants Limited
531 Route #175
Pennfield, NB E4H O5H
Office: (506) 755-2004
Fax: (506) 755-2797
Or email:

Acadian Seaplants Limited appreciates all resumes, however, only those selected for an interview will contacted.

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