Fish Pond Staff /Crop Farm Attendant

Job Summary

Spawns and raises fish for commercial purposes. Plant, inspect/monitor/look after, Harvest and Package farm produce.

  • Minimum Qualification: MBA / MSc
  • Experience Level: Management level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

Fish Pond Staff:

Typical responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Spawns and raises fish for commercial purposes: Strips eggs from female fish and places eggs in moist pans.
  • Adds milt stripped from male fish to fertilize eggs.
  • Fills hatchery trays with fertilized eggs and places trays in incubation troughs.
  • Turns valves and places baffles in troughs to adjust volume, depth, velocity, and temperature of water.
  • Transfers fingerlings to rearing ponds.
  • Feeds high protein foods or cereal with vitamins and minerals to fingerlings to induce growth to size desired for commercial use.
  • Update knowledge of fish health and nutrition¬†
  • Maintain records of stocks
  • Arranges with buyers for sale of fish.
  • Removes fish from pond, using dip net.
  • Counts and weighs fish.
  • Loads fish into tank truck, or dresses and packs in ice for shipment.
  • Be aware of different water management & techniques. Ensure the water supply is of sufficient quality for the stock, may perform standard tests on water samples to determine oxygen content.
  • May be designated according to kind of fish raised.
  • Plan breeding programmes and grow schedules to obtain maximum efficiency
  • Adhere to environmental standards
  • Understand legislation and how to implement this into practical application
  • Adapt to new technologies as they develop and learn practical skills
  • Pay close attention to detail, in order to avoid expensive fish losses in what can be a high-risk industry

Crop Farming Staff:

Typical responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Plant, inspect/monitor/look after, Harvest and Package farm produce
  • Irrigate farm soil and maintain ditches or pipes and pumps
  • Operating farm machines to cultivate, fertilize, spray and harvest fruit, nuts, grains and vegetables
  • Operate and service farm machinery
  • Apply manure or fertilizer to add nutrient to the soil or pesticide solutions to control insects, fungi, also thinning, weeding and hoeing row crops, and pruning trees and vines
  • Move shrubs, plants, and trees with wheelbarrows or tractors
  • Record information about crops, such as pesticide use, yields, costs, operational reports.
  • Grading, sorting, bunching and packing produce into containers, loading filled fruit, nut, grain and vegetable containers onto trucks

Note:

  • Upon employment half ( 50% ) of your first-month salary would be withheld by the company. This will be paid to the employee when employment has been terminated by either party, in the event that the employee damages company property the sum withheld would be released only if the company chooses to.


 

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