Dawnfresh Farming Ltd

Assistant Farm Manager  

Newtown Stewart, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland

Dawnfresh Farming Ltd, part of the Dawnfresh Seafoods Group, is the largest Trout Farming Company operating in the UK. Supplying to major supermarkets and an expanding export business.

We are looking to recruit an Assistant Farm Manager at our hatchery and juvenile production site in Newtownstewart, Co Tyrone.

Applicants should have an excellent understanding of fish or animal husbandry and will be responsible for all aspects of successful trout production to supply 250-300 ton per annum of live juveniles to our cage water operations in Scotland for on-growing. Reporting to the farm manager applicants will be required to have a minimum of 3 years aquaculture or agricultural experience at management or supervisor level, possess good communication and computer skills and be able to lead a team going forward. A full, clean driving licence is also essential.

Hours of work are 40 hour week, Monday to Friday including weekends and on-call cover on a rota basis. You would be expected to undertake additional hours as required in order to accommodate the needs of the business.

We offer an attractive salary package along with the opportunity to develop your management career within a company at the forefront of UK trout farming.

If you are interested in applying for this position please send your CV, to:-  Jane McCusker, HR Department, Dawnfresh Seafoods Ltd, Bothwellpark Industrial Estate, Uddingston, Scotland, G71 6LS.  Office – 01698 810008 or E-mail:

Closing date for applications:  21 April 2017.