A Fish Farmer will breed and rear fish, this may be for food or in some cases for ornamental purposes. Responsibilities will include feeding the fish, grading them for size, treating them for signs of disease and harvesting them for the food chain.
A relevant degree or HND in one of the following would be an advantage:
- fisheries study/management
- marine sciences/oceanography
- environmental science
Entry without a degree is possible with experience and good practical skills.
- Well organised
- good at keeping records and accounts
- Prepared to work outside in all weathers
- Physically fit
£15,000 to £18,000