New Job Aquaculture Technician In Prince Edward Island

Aquaculture Technician
Aquaculture Technician

Aquaculture Technician

Company : Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada
Salary : $18–$20 an hour
Location : Prince Edward Island

Full Description

Aquaculture Technician - Facilities

Victoria, PE

The Center for Aquaculture Technologies, a private aquaculture innovation and research company, is seeking an Aquaculture Technician to assist in the daily operations of its Facility in Victoria, PE. This is a full-time, Permanentposition with the successful candidate reporting to the Aquaculture Manager.

The successful candidate will be a key member of CATC Facilities team with the following responsibilities:

  • Assist in the daily operations of the aquarium facilities in compliance with regulatory guidelines.
  • Assists in setting up and decommissioning of aquatic systems.
  • Weekend work and after hours on call on a rotating basis with other facility staff
  • General aquarium husbandry and feeding of fish
  • Assisting with sampling and grading events
  • Room to grow within a progressive aquaculture research company

Essential skills/ experience/ competencies:

  • Willingness to learn new skills and to perform routine and repetitive tasks.
  • Ability to work as part of a team in compliance with facility standard operating procedures.
  • Physically able to handle tasks that could include lifting (up to 50 Lbs), bending and climbing.
  • Self‐motivated with a demonstrated ability to think creatively and solve problems.
  • Demonstrable organizational skills with the ability to multi‐task.
  • Fosters a positive work environment congruent with the company values and philosophy.
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada.
  • Aquaculture experience is considered an asset but not required.

Commitment to CAT’s Core Purpose: Dedication to and passion for CAT’s core purpose: We are driven by the transformative potential of aquaculture. To feed the world, support the environment, and sustain the planet. Our purpose is to unlock this potential.

CAT offers a competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience.

Salary Range: $18-20/hour

Closing date: July 30, 2022

Please apply via our website at

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $18.00-$20.00 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Overtime pay


  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Flexible schedule
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care

Flexible language requirement:

  • French not required


  • 8 hour shift
  • On call

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Victoria, PE: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Bachelor's Degree (preferred)