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Working at Kames is like joining a family – we care very much about our staff, support them both professionally
and personally through their careers, and are proud that many of our team have been with us for 30+ years.
We see many 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

Our values of quality, sustainability & community are embedded in our approach to our people – we believe in investing in our staff. We support them through college, MBAs & Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) as well as many other courses, & we also run apprenticeships & work placements from schools.

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

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Current Vacancies

Senior Husbandry Person


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

Kames Fish Farming are currently recruiting for a Senior Marine Fish Husbandry Person at our Loch Melfort and/or 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 applicant should have good, practical, stockmanship skills and experience, with a basic understanding of mechanics. Fork lift, crane, boat and first aid qualifications would be an advantage.  Candidates must be enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to work effectively and lead a small team.  Duties include fish welfare, 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.

Closing date is the 8th October 2021.

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