Hatchery Technicians

Gadus Group Stadsbygd is a land-based hatchery just outside Trondheim, Norway. The facility produces cod juveniles for the fully integrated aquaculture company Gadus Group. The hatchery includes incubation, live feed production, larvae department and several grow out departments. Production capacity is app. 15 million juveniles annually based on 4 production cycles.

Application to be sent as soon as possible

About the job:

  • Daily feeding, inspection/observation of fish, operations, control and welfare management of the fish and the facilities
  • Live feed production incl. harvesting, enriching, washing and delivery to larvae tanks
  • Continuously optimise environment for the cod and reduce stress factors
  • Daily fish husbandry duties including stock health observations
  • Use the company’s ERP and quality system
  • Inspection and maintenance of equipment and facilities at the hatchery
  • Tasks related to handling, sorting, grading and delivery of fish
  • Registration of data and documentation of both internal and external tasks and requirements


Ideal candidates:

  • Aquaculture (or related) education/training
  • Recent experience in a marine hatchery is a benefit
  • Desire to learn more about live feed production and cod juvenile production
  • Motivated and driven person
  • Able to work both independently and in teams
  • Ability to communicate in English is a benefit, but not an absolute requirement
  • Understand the importance of HSEQ
  • Able to find good and workable solutions
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn

GADUS offers:

  • Attractive salary, bonus and pension
  • Structured training plan with a range of development opportunities
  • A good work environment in a modern company experiencing strong and solid growth
  • Opportunity to be part of building a new leading and fully integrated seafood company from the start
  • Development opportunities within a growing industry

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