Hatchery Manager

Jobs at Industrias Martec : Hatchery Manager in Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica - AquacultureTalent

A fantastic opportunity for the most ambitious and largest marine fish processor in Costa Rica who has developed for the past 8 years an ambitious aquaculture plan to farm the Spotted Rose Snapper in offshore cages.

A fantastic opportunity for the most ambitious and largest marine fish processor in Costa Rica who has developed for the past 8 years an ambitious aquaculture plan to farm the Spotted Rose Snapper in offshore cages.

For its hatchery located on the Pacific Coast of Guanacate - Costa Rica, INDUSTRIAS MARTEC is looking for an experienced HATCHERY MANAGER.

The Hatchery Manager will insure and supervise all day-to-day operations and performances of the Hatchery, including the lead and management of a team of 35 people in a relative remote area. This function includes planification and coordination of all departments of a marine hatchery and requires a pro-active and hands on approach to problem solving.

RESPONSABILITIES:

  • Preparing production plans and associated budgets and their follow-up;
  • Organise, lead and control all site activities including Broodstock, live feed, larval rearing, weaning, nursery and transport departments;
  • Follow-up and coordination of Maintenance and Administration departments with support of central head quarter;
  • Planning, organisation, motivation and training of teams;
  • Reporting.

Main requirements

 

A minimum of 7 years experience in marine finfish hatchery management is required for this position.
Solid understanding and practical experiences of live feed production (Micro-algae and plankton production), Broodstock management, larval rearing supervision, weaning and nursery operations within an industrial environment are essential.

People management experience and basic knowledge of aquaculture production equipment maintenance, are an asset for this position.
Oral and written fluency in Spanish and English.

Computer literacy (Microsoft Excel, Word…)

Nice to have

Perks

For the the right profile and attitude to join our team and contribute to an ambitious project we offer:

  • A challenging and independent position.
  • A work environment characterized by great commitment and a strong commitment to achieving results for both our employees, customers and the company.
  • A competative remuneration package.