Student Hatchery Technician
in Multiple Locations

Multiple Locations
Pennfield, NB | Saint Stephen, NB | Paquetville, NB | Elmsville, NB
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 1345
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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 has an opportunity for a highly motivated student to join the Company's Freshwater Team at our various facilities.
As a global seafood company, Cooke has operations in North America, Europe, South America, and Australia. Our company's success is driven by our dynamic, highly skilled, and innovative management team, supported by dedicated employees who live in coastal communities and contribute to the local area's economy and sense of community.
The Role
As a result of our robust growth, we require Student Hatchery Technicians to help with early rearing and breeding activities associated with our new land-based facility.
Primary duties of this role include but are not limited to:
  • Assist with the daily operations related to rearing of eggs, alevins, fry, and juvenile Atlantic salmon
  • Monitor and maintain water quality in RAS
  • Data collection entry into inventory control program
  • Assist with spawning activities

  • Experience with early rearing of Atlantic salmon considered an asset.
  • Experience with RAS considered an asset
  • Good organizational skills, tidiness, and work ethic.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Preference will be given to applicants with post-secondary education in aquaculture.

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 counts performance, we reward contribution, and we recognize talent. It is about being at the center of the fastest growing company in Atlantic Canada 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 - 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.
NOTE: The recruiter is reviewing and interviewing eligible applicants for this position as they are received. If you are interested in this posting, you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
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About Cooke Aquaculture Inc.

Welcome to the family.
Cooke is a global seafood company with operations in North America, Europe, and South America. Our company's success is driven by our dynamic, highly-skilled and innovative management team, supported by dedicated employees who live in coastal communities and contribute to the local area's economy and sense of community.
Our Mission
Our mission is to be a global seafood leader driven by an innovative team that delivers superior products, service, and value to our customers in a safe and environmentally sustainable manner.
Our Corporate Values:
Entrepreneurial Spirit
Community and Family
Health and Safety
Continuous Improvement and Growth
Environmental Sustainability
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