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Unread February 22nd, 2011, 23:22
selcoth selcoth is offline
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Default Assistant Farm Manager Vacancy

A vacancy has arisen for a full time Assistant Farm Manager at Selcoth Fisheries Ltd in Dumfriesshire.

We are a well-established independent rainbow trout farm on the Moffat Water with a hatchery and two fingerlings/ re-stocking sites. The farm is set in 150 acres of the unspoilt Moffat valley and is run as a modern, professional and forward-thinking small business.
You would be responsible for a range of activities including,
fish husbandry & routines
fish grading and moving
alarm call-outs and emergency procedures
site maintenance & improvements.
There are opportunities to vary the role with involvement in other farm activities including sheep & cattle management, game keeping and forestry management.
You would be reporting to and working closely with the Farm Manager and would be expected to be personable and communicative with a strong sense of reliability and self-motivation. Common sense and adaptability are also important characteristics.
Previous experience/ exposure to aquaculture and a full driving licence are desired. The ideal candidate will additionally be FLT & quad bike qualified with previous experience in rainbow trout husbandry and basic site maintenance.
We are offering a competitive package with a range of benefits starting from 16,612 per annum.
If you are interested in the role please send an email to with your CV including detailed descriptions of your relevant experience and the type of work that you are looking for.

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