Moorings and Cage Maintenance – HomaBay 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 a Moorings and Cage Maintenance. 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.
  • Managing projects as assigned and organizing teams to assist in these efforts

Qualifications:

  • 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.

Please click on the tab below to apply:

  • 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.