Job Opportunities

Hatchery Technician – WHISKEY CREEK SHELLFISH HATCHERY

Position: Hatchery Technician
Pay Range: $12-20/hr, dependent on experience
Position includes full medical/dental insurance (after 90 day waiting period)
Start Date: January 4, 2019

Whiskey Creek Shellfish Hatchery, located in Netarts, Oregon, is one of the largest shellfish hatcheries in the U.S., with a 40 year history of supplying shellfish larvae to growers throughout the Pacific Northwest. The hatchery is currently seeking qualified applicants for a permanent, full time hatchery technician position. Duties will include all aspects of hatchery production, including (but not limited to) spawning oysters, mussels, and clams, maintaining larval groups, single seed production, broodstock management, and production of microalgae. Prior experience working in shellfish hatcheries is preferred, but not absolutely necessary- the employee will work closely with existing staff to train in these areas.

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Shellfish Hatchery Algae Technician – Taylor Shellfish Farms

Job Title: Shellfish Hatchery Algae Technician – Quilcene Hatchery
Accountability: Hatchery Manager and Algae Dept. Lead
Pay Rate: Depends on Experience

Taylor Shellfish Farms is one of the largest producers of farmed shellfish in North America.
The company is quickly growing in sustainable shellfish farming with new techniques and
innovative growing methods. Taylor Shellfish Farms is proud to be an equal opportunity
workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color,
ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, material status, disability,
gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of
criminal histories, consistent with federal, state and local ordinances. If you have a disability
or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
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Shellfish Hatchery Algae Specialist – Taylor Shellfish Farms

Job Title: Shellfish Hatchery Algae Specialist – Quilcene Hatchery
Accountability: Hatchery Manager
Pay Rate: Depends on Experience

Taylor Shellfish Farms is one of the largest producers of farmed shellfish in North America.
The company is quickly growing in sustainable shellfish farming with new techniques and
innovative growing methods. Taylor Shellfish Farms is proud to be an equal opportunity
workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color,
ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, material status, disability,
gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of
criminal histories, consistent with federal, state and local ordinances. If you have a disability
or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
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Aquaculture Specialist (Environmental Specialist 5) Needed in Lacey, WA or Bellevue, WA

The Department of Ecology is recruiting for an Aquaculture Specialist (Environmental Specialist 5) in the Water Quality Program. This position will be located in either our Southwest Regional Office in Lacey, WA or our Northwest Regional Office in Bellevue, WA, depending on the location of the successful candidate.

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Broodstock and Singles Harvest Coordinator – Goose Point Oyster Co. Inc.

Job Description:

Manage broodstock off-bottom system on farm. Includes maintaining function of current system and coordinating additions as needed.

Co-manage inventory and mapping of broodstock families and research projects.

Collect and ship broodstock for disease testing and for hatchery spawns.

Participate in broodstock assessments and provide logistical support for studies.

Coordinate planting and harvesting of Goose Point singles to and from beds. Includes managing and transporting crews and communicating with sales and production to fill orders.

Maintain proper harvest logs and tags.

Assist singles farm manager in development and maintenance of singles cage farm.

Collect and maintain location and harvest data.

 

Required: Must be willing to work in accordance with the tides, including some early mornings and late evenings. Available Sunday through Friday when necessary for product harvest. Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs on a regular basis. Comfortable preforming above duties in adverse weather conditions.

 

Preferred: Knowledge of small water craft operation. Basic understanding of Microsoft suite. Spanish language skills.

 

Compensation will be based off level of experience.

 

Please contact kathleen@goosepoint.com and natalies@goosepoint.com with resume. Cover letters welcome. Position open until filled.

 

https://goosepoint.com/

Outreach and Projects Coordinator, 30 – 40 hours per week – PCSGA

The function of the Outreach and Projects Coordinator is to support PCSGA in Growers and Allied membership services and engagement, internal and external communication strategy, publication production, and coordination of Association activities.

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Please submit your materials to conniesmith@pcsga.org