Work for Us

Working at Kames is like joining a family. We care very much about our team, support staff both professionally
and personally through their careers, and are proud that many have been with us for 30+ years.
We often see aquaculture students coming to us on work placements & returning when they have qualified,
further cementing our ties with the latest research at R&D centres and universities.

Investment & Innovation

We are committed to investing in our staff, supporting them through college, MBAs & Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) as well as many other courses. We also run apprenticeships & work placements from schools.

This investment in our people serves to make us more committed & innovative as a team, sustaining our business and the quality of what we do for the future.

Kames Community

Current Vacancies

Marine Husbandry Person


Location: Kilmelford/Craignish
Hours: Full Time Permanent
Contact: Jamie McAndrew

We are currently recruiting for Marine Fish Husbandry Persons at our Loch Melfort and Loch Craignish sea sites in Argyll. This is a great opportunity to join a successful and growing team, which is producing sea grown Steelhead Trout of the highest standard.

The successful applicants should have good practical skills, with a basic understanding of the marine environment. Fork lift, crane, boat and first aid qualifications would be an advantage.  Candidates must be enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to work effectively in a small team.  Duties include fish welfare monitoring, sampling, grading, treating, harvesting and other general fish farm tasks.

Candidates that have RYA power boat with commercial endorsement or boat masters will be at an advantage. Training and Refresher courses will be provided where required to ensure continuing personal development.

In return, Kames can offer a substantial package with full benefits, dependant on experience and the opportunity to work for a family business with family values.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send an up-to-date CV and covering letter to:

Jean Haslam
HR Manager
Kames Fish Farming Ltd
By Oban
PA34 4XA

Closing date is the 27th of May.

Speculative Applications Welcome

We are always ready to find a space for the right person if they present themselves to us!

Sign up

And receive 10% off your first order.
We only send occasional emails, with special offers and news.