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Arnish, Isle of Lewis
Employment type
Closing date

At Bakkafrost Scotland we breed, rear and process superior salmon in the pristine waters of the West Highlands and Islands.  Our team harvest salmon that are delivered by well boat from our Marine sites and discharged into the Harvest Station.  Your role will be to harvest salmon humanely within fish welfare standards.  Harvesting is a unique role as it acts as a bridge between our salmon farming and processing facilities.  It therefore requires a keen eye for animal welfare, in addition to food hygiene standards - click on the job specification link for full details of the role.  In addition to a competitive salary, including a recent increase to help support our employees through the cost of living crisis, we offer the following:

  • Share bonus program
  • Market-leading pension
  • Non-contributory life insurance and individual critical illness cover
  • Generous Occupational Sick Pay
  • 31 days’ holiday per year (inclusive of public holidays) and the option to buy or sell up to 3 days’ entitlement
  • Enhanced relocation support
  • Discretionary Area Allowance of £2,000
  • Overtime paid daily
  • Working Away from Home Allowance
  • Long service award - £500 after 5 years' service, £2,000 after 10 years' service
  • Employee recognition scheme
  • Professional development support and employee assistance program
  • A commitment to health & safety and an excellent occupational health service
  • Continuing investment in our business, our people and our technology
  • Wider Wallet Scheme giving access to discounts from over 14,500 retailers in the UK