Assistant Net Exchange & Protocol manager – Homa Bay County, Kenya

Our client, the fastest growing aquaculture looking to scale from a start-up to a more structured entity and one of the largest tilapia producers in East Africa is looking to recruit an Assistant Net Exchange and Protocol Manager. The successful candidate will be in charge of providing supervision and direction to the team. The ideal candidate MUST be highly organized with a focus on system building.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervises the movement, distribution and storage of Nets at the farm.
  • Net inventory and net tracking management.
  • Data collection of boat route across the lake, delivery times of goods going and coming from the lake as feeds, nets, fish, etc.
  • Data collection of the assets used for the operations in the lake such as: replacement of feedings, replacement of top covers, traceability of the use of nets in the water, etc.
  • Traceability and strong coordination skills for the repair and manufacture of onshore networks and their timely delivery to the lake, according to daily requirements.
  • Leading training classes or providing one-on-one training of logistics to coxswains.
  • Strong skills in logistics planning and operation.
  • Implement protocols on feeds and goods delivery at the lake.
  • Implement discipline and termination procedures.
  • Direct and review work plan for assigned staff in Net fabrication Area and Pier.


  • MUST be highly organized with a focus on system building.
  • Have a solid background in aquaculture sciences, with at least a B.Sc. level of education.
  • Have a minimum of 5 years of experience in Aquaculture (preferable but not essential).
  • Be fluent in English.
  • Be highly computer literate, with emphasis on Microsoft Excel.
  • Be willing to relocate to rural Kenya.
  • Be willing to get their hands wet and dirty and be as passionate about fish as we are.

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  • Education:Bachelor's.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Homabay, Kenya.
  • Career Level:Lower Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Monthly Gross Salary: Monthly gross of Ksh.120,000-150,000 (Approx.1,200 – 1,500 USD) depending on individual skills and experience.
  • Deadline:12th December 2021.