RAS engineer

Jobs at Écosystèmes Alimentaires Urbains : RAS engineer in Montreal, QC, Canada - AquacultureTalent

The aquaculture engineer is a crucial position in the development of our aquaponic farms.

  • Full-time
  • 7 months ago
  • Montreal, QC, Canada
  • English,French
    • Engineer
    • Aquaculture
    • Recirculation
    • Project management
    • Biosecurity
    • MS Office
    • AutoCAD
    • Aquaculture engineering
    • Aquaponics
    • Recirculation aquaculture systems
    • Operations manager
    • MS Word, Excel, Power Point
    • Recirculating aquaculture systems
    • Fresh water Fish Farming
    • Fresh water Fish Farming(trout, coho salmon and Atlantic salmon
    • Biological Filtration

The aquaculture engineer is a crucial position in the development of our aquaponic farms. In collaboration with the other team members, he or she produces the necessary documentation and actively participates in the activities, from the design to the operation of the ÉAU farms, thanks to his great expertise in recirculating aquaculture and fish farming. The aquaculture engineer is also required to (i) participate in R&D projects in our aquaponics laboratory, (ii) communicate with aquaculture equipment suppliers and (iii) participate actively in the implementation of aquaculture projects and operation in the aquaponic farms.


  • Participate in the development of our design tools
  • Establish fish production, feeding and harvesting cycles
  • Produce hydraulic diagrams of aquaculture systems
  • Targeting the best RAS technologies
  • Design the aquaculture section and choose to position the equipment
  • Participate in the design of mineralization systems
  • Produce maintenance plans and biosecurity strategies
  • Write fish health intervention and management plans
  • Draw plans of aquaculture systems
  • Work closely with the rest of the technical team
  • Participate in R&D projects in the laboratory

Main requirements

  • Ingenious, creative, rigorous and dynamic
  • Relevant training related to aquaculture and engineering or other related field
  • Training and experience in recirculating aquaculture
  • Knowledge of aquaculture equipment in recirculation
  • Experience with salmonids an asset
  • Ability to manipulate spreadsheets
  • Ability to communicate in both English and French
  • AutoDesk computer graphics skills (AutoCAD and Revit) or SketchUp an asset

Nice to have

We offer

To be determined