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Cooke Aquaculture Inc. - 81 Jobs
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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 Canada's Best Managed Companies Program has an opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join the Company's vessel fleet.

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.

The Role

As a result of our robust growth, we are adding a Deckhand to our team of professionals.

Primary duties of this role include but are not limited to:

  • Perform general maintenance and hygiene duties as directed, including painting, cleaning, planned maintenance work
  • Following directions from other vessel officers and being accountable for performing duties at a high level of competence.
  • Perform tasks such as handling and maintaining ship equipment, and cleaning and greasing deck machinery.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications/Requirements/Attributes:

  • Marine Emergency Duties (MED) A1
  • Valid Standard First Aid and CPR
  • WHMIS Certificate
  • Valid Passport with the ability to enter the US
  • Able to handle multiple tasks
  • Experience in a Canadian marine environment
  • Experience using deck machinery or equipment
  • A certification in the Transportation of Dangerous Goods will be considered an asset.
  • As per company policy, a clear result of a pre-employment criminal background check.

Salary commensurate with experience which includes a competitive health and dental benefit package.

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.

Competition Number: 1359
Company Website: https://www.cookeseafood.com
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About Cooke Aquaculture Inc.

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
Respect
Accountability
Quality
Continuous Improvement and Growth
Environmental Sustainability
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