First listed on: 04 February 2024

 Marine Operations Manager


A career changing opportunity for an experienced Marine Operations Manager looking to make a difference.

The role

Reporting to the Regional Manager, you will provide strong leadership to the Southern Marine Operations team and proactively manage infrastructure in your region, as well as:

  • Drive safe work practices across the Southern region and ensure your team uphold safe work practices.
  • Work with the Regional Manager to achieve production goals, meet budgets, identify operational cost reduction opportunities, and review efficiencies with a view of implementing improvements.
  • Partner with Marine Operations and corporate teams to achieve objectives and accurate reporting.
  • Effectively manage internal and external stakeholders, delegate as required, and provide coaching and development opportunities to your team.
  • Manage stock ensuring bathing frequency, fish health, and biosecurity is maintained, including stock security, and compliance with Huon policies, procedures, and standards.

Operating on a full-time basis Monday to Friday, this role is primarily based at our picturesque Hideaway Bay site.

About you

  • At least 5 years’ experience in Aquaculture and a strong working knowledge of fish husbandry, animal welfare, and biosecurity protocols.
  • A track record of successfully leading large teams within a dynamic operational environment. 
  • Experienced and confident problem-solver and negotiator, enjoy fast paced roles where you are required to make sound decisions and meet tight deadlines.
  • Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite and can gather, interpret, and present data.
  • Strong ability to adapt, deal with uncertainty, and remain calm while leading teams in a changing environment.

Benefits of joining Huon

As part of the Huon family, you receive:

  • Discounted products and company reward and recognition.
  • Discounted health insurance with our partners.
  • Access to novated leases through our partners.
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program.

Apply now

Don’t delay! We run agile recruitment processes and will engage with suitable candidates as soon as possible. Send us a copy of your up to date resume and cover letter telling us why you’re our next Marine Operations Manager.  Applications close: Wednesday 14 February, 2024.

Preferred candidates are subject to a pre-employment health assessment.

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