Job Opportunity: Pacific Oyster Broodstock Repository Coordinator in Bay Center WA (Taylor Shellfish Farms)

Manage the general day-to-day husbandry of Pacific oyster broodstock on a mid-sized, intertidal, raised-gear oyster farm; with the goal of rearing broodstock to breeding maturity, and maintaining an inventory of useable broodstock for a variety of breeding purposes. Learn more and apply HERE.

Job Opportunity: South Bend Farm Manager (Taylor Shellfish Farms)

This manager position is an on the ground manager. Attendance on the tide is required, be it
day or night. Organizing and coordinating all people and activities that occur on the described
farm will be required in this position. This position is based out of South Bend, WA on Willapa
Bay. Full details HERE!

Job Opportunity: Director of Clam & Oyster Farming (Taylor Shellfish Farms)

This director position is responsible for coordinating and directing Farm Managers to optimize
each farm’s production while meeting the company’s production schedules. Work hours will be
balanced between administrative duties and tidal cycle demands. In addition to office hours, this
position will require most daylight tides and half the night tides to be worked. This position will
be based out of the Taylor Shellfish Farms headquarters in Shelton, WA. Full details HERE!

Job Opportunity: Samish Flip Bag Farm Manager (Taylor Shellfish Farms)

This manager position is an on the ground manager. Specifically, this position will manage all
aspects of the flip bag farm throughout Samish Bay. Attendance on the tide is required, be it
day or night. Organizing and coordinating all people and activities that occur on the described
farm will be required in this position. Full details HERE!

Job Opportunity: Samish Bay Oyster Farm Manager (Taylor Shellfish Farms)

This manager position is an on the ground manager. Specifically, this position will manage all
aspects off-bottom oyster longlines and on bottom oyster crops throughout Samish Bay. This
includes the East side, West side, as well as the “Schimke” property. Attendance on the tide is
required, be it day or night. Organizing and coordinating all people and activities that occur on
the described farm will be required in this position. This position is based out of our Samish Bay
location in Bow, WA. Full details HERE!

Job Opportunity as Shellfish Hatchery Technician with Manatee Holdings Ltd

Manatee Holdings Ltd is seeking an energetic individual to join the team at its shellfish hatchery near Courtenay, BC. Hatchery operations are focused on commercial production of geoduck and oyster seed as well as research and development of emerging aquaculture species such as sea urchins. The company has pioneered geoduck culture in BC and currently manages an ocean farm in addition to its onshore facility. The successful candidate will work with the hatchery team to meet the ever changing needs of shellfish hatchery production. Please see full job description HERE!

Taylor Shellfish Customer Services & Marketing Administrator

The Customer Service & Marketing Administrator will be responsible for marketing, maintenance, and fulfillment of the Taylor Shellfish Farms ecommerce business. The administrator will be responsible for developing ecommerce promotional marketing campaigns, answering all customer service related calls and email and further development of the ecommerce product line. In addition, the position will work with the shipping team to order, pack and ship direct to consumers and chefs while meeting Taylor Shellfish’s quality guidelines. Customer Service and Marketing Ecommerce Job Desctription

Pacific Oyster Broodstock Repository Coordinator–Bay Center, Willapa

The following description includes skills required to manage the general day-to-day husbandry of Pacific oyster broodstock on a mid-sized, intertidal, raised-gear oyster farm; with the goal of rearing broodstock to breeding maturity, and maintaining an inventory of usable broodstock for a variety of breeding purposes:

Broodstock Repository Farm coordinator – Broodstock 2017

Please respond with cover letter, and resume, or any questions to: StuartT@taylorshellfish.com

Or mail to: Attention: Stuart Thomas, 130 SE Lynch Road, Shelton, WA, 98584

Broodstock Repository Farm Worker–Bay Center, Willapa

Taylor Shellfish Farms, one of the largest producers of farmed shellfish in North America, is seeking an active individual with the understanding of Pacific oyster broodstock to join their tight-knit team.

For complete position description, requirements, and benefits read the job posting below.

Broodstock Repository Farm Worker – Bay Center, Willapa 2017

Please respond with cover letter, and resume, or any questions to: StuartT@taylorshellfish.com

Or mail to: Taylor Shellfish, Attention: Stuart Thomas, 130 SE Lynch Road, Shelton, WA, 98584

Job Opportunity at The Maine Aquaculture Association, Outreach & Development Specialist

The Maine Aquaculture Association (MAA) is a nonprofit aquatic farmers association committed to the responsible and sustainable development of aquaculture in Maine and the United States. For over forty years MAA has advocated for member interests and working waterfronts, educated the public and policy makers about aquaculture and developed new and progressive farming methods designed to reduce environmental impacts while growing safe, healthy seafood.

MAA is seeking an enthusiastic and energetic individual to join the MAA team to focus on communications and outreach. The new position will focus on building the associations capacity to effectively communicate its members activities, coordinate with likeminded organizations and improve member services. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, creative, have excellent writing skills and a working knowledge of web site construction and social media. Skills in photography and videography and a knowledge of the aquaculture field will be considered additional assets. The position will report directly to the MAA executive director.

For key responsibilities, needed qualifications and experiences, and how to apply please view the complete job description below.

maa job description 2017 outreach and education