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Freshwater Hatchery Technician

Listing Number: 5379
City/Town: Port Alberni
Wage Comment:

Hoping to showcase your aquaculture experience? Cermaq Canada is currently looking for full-time Hatchery Technicians to join our Freshwater team at Boot Lagoon Hatchery in Port Alberni.

As a Hatchery Technician, you will be responsible for general hatchery husbandry operations, water quality monitoring, mortality removals and various site related activities. Knowledge and experience with salmon hatchery operations would be an asset. Preference given to applicants with a general knowledge of water quality monitoring in both recirculation and flow through technologies.

If you have experience in aquaculture, enjoy team work, and are physically fit with a strong work ethic, then we want to hear from you!

For more information, please visit To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to and state “Freshwater Hatchery Technician (Port Alberni)” before July 14, 2019.

If a suitable candidate is identified, this position may be filled prior to the closing date.

Cermaq Canada is an equal opportunities employer who provides a workplace that is free of discrimination.

Cermaq Canada has a progressive view of reconciliation with Indigenous peoples. Although wholly committed to hire the best candidate available, we strongly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples for this role.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.