Expression of Interest: Deckhand, Yumbah Sea Farms

Job Title: Expression of Interest: Deckhand

Location: Mornington Peninsula

Date: 2024-05-06

Intro

We would love to hear from you if you are motivated, reliable and ready to embark on a new role with the largest producer of mussels in Australia.

Job Description

We would love to hear from you if you are motivated, reliable and ready to embark on a new role with the largest producer of mussels in Australia.

As a Mussel Farming Deckhand, you will play a crucial role in the daily operations of our mussel farm. Working under the supervision of the Skippers you will assist in various tasks related to the cultivation, maintenance, and harvest of mussels. This position requires physical stamina, a strong work ethic, and a passion for sustainable aquaculture practices.

What’s in it for you?

  • A friendly and supportive environment – we work together to achieve our goals
  • Excellent career opportunities 
  • The opportunity to join a growing business with national operations


What can you bring?

  • Must have right to work in Australia
  • Can do attitude and ability to work as part of a team
  • Reliable transport and a driver’s licence to get to work


Who are we? 

Yumbah Aquaculture is quickly becoming Australia’s leading shellfish aquaculture company.  The business operates nationally in some of the most pristine waters of Australia including Tasmania, Victoria, and South Australia. We farm abalone, oysters, and mussels for both domestic and international consumer markets as well as oyster spat for the Tasmanian and South Australian oyster industry.

Yumbah is supportive of its people and believes in the future of the Aquaculture Industry as a key supplier of protein. The business operates with the core values of integrity, daring and teamwork to underpin our decision making and how we work.

To apply, please email careers@yumbah.com.