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Shrimp Hatchery Technicians and Supervisors

Shrimp Hatchery Technicians and Supervisors

  • Contract :Permanent contract
  • Working time :Full-time
  • Experience :Mid-Senior level
  • Education level :High school diploma, A levels

Your mission at Hendrix Genetics :

Our innovative breeding programs produce strong animals that thrive under all conditions. This is how we feed the world, today and tomorrow. In order to grow continuously, we need achievers, leaders, and visionaries. Are you ready to be a part of our team? 

Are you ambitious, embrace diversity and want people to grow with you on a challenging path? If you want to make an impact on the world, working together with you team, then join us today! 

Be a part of better breeding. 

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Job description 

Hendrix Genetics is looking for Shrimp Technicians and Supervisors for our Kona Bay company in Hawaii. Our hatchery is located on the island of Kauai. 

 As a supervisor/technician, you will be involved and / or responsible for maintaining the constant production of high-quality algae which will in turn be used to feed our shrimp. In addition to algae production, you will also make sure the daily production of artemia meets the demand of the hatchery. 

When not involved in live feeds you will assist in the production of the next generations of Kona Bay animals. This will involve, maturation, spawning and larval rearing. Ensuring that our PL production meets the strict quality control criteria as set out and managed by the Hatchery Manager. 

Do you have the following requirements? 

  • Education: Associates Degree in Aquaculture OR High school graduation or G.E.D. 

  • Experience: 3 years’ experience working with shrimp larval culture or 2 years’ experience working with microalgae production. 

  • Knowledge needed: Ability perform routine / basic arithmetic calculations. 

  • Languages: Fluent in English.  Ability to read and comprehend instructions. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one on one and small group situations to management and coworkers. 

  • Nationality: You will have the right to work in the US. 

What we have to offer: 

  • Ample room for personal development. 

  • The time and space to adapt to challenges and get the job done. 

  • A team of passionate, hard-working professionals who also know when and how to relax. 

  • Our people matter to us. Regardless of the field you work in, expect a friendly atmosphere where everybody counts. 

  • An open-minded and international atmosphere with over 3,400 employees in more than 25 countries worldwide. 

About us: 

We specialize in laying hens, turkey, swine, aquaculture, and traditional poultry breeding, each with its own Research & Development team. By innovating, fine-tuning, and optimizing every step of the protein value chain, we are pioneering new ways of feeding the world. Our genetic solutions, customer-focused attitude and balanced breeding programs set us apart from our competition. With the expansion of our breeding programs and the continuous developments in our field, we are always looking to strengthen our teams with people like you. 

We are passionate about: 

  • Continuous learning and we encourage our employees to do the same. 

  • Complex innovations and smart development. 

  • Our animals, of course. 

Now that you know a bit about us, we look forward to hearing your story. If you would like to join our team, please click to apply today. 

Skills

  • Shrimp hatchery experience.
  • Algae production experience.
  • Shrimp grow out experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Effective team worker
  • Completer / finisher.
  • Our address

    Hawaii, United States
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