Tropical Marine Centre is a world-leading marine livestock wholesaler, one of the largest in Europe, with four sites in the UK, one in Portugal and a service warehouse centre in Germany. We also manufacture and distribute a large range of unique, quality products with several market-leading brands all associated with fish-keeping and animal husbandry. As a company we are passionate about fish-keeping and operate with pride, commitment, expertise and a ‘can do’ attitude in every aspect of this business and our industry. For further information please visit our website: https://www.tropicalmarinecentre.co.uk
Fish House Assistants are critical to the daily operations of our Livestock business. You would be working as part of a very busy team in our modern fish holding facilities. General duties include assisting with the tank maintenance, feeding, handling livestock and dealing with customers in the Fish-House.
Contracted working hours are Monday to Friday (45 hours per week / shift rota), due to the nature of dealing with Livestock, business flexibility in hours is essential and some evening and weekend work will be required. The successful candidate should have an interest in aquatics or animal care, and be enthusiastic, hard-working, and eager to learn all aspects of fish husbandry. Full training is provided. Travel to this site is arduous on public transport, so own transport is preferable.
• Good interpersonal skills
• Team player
• Strong communication skills
• Hands on approach
• Attention to Detail
• Flexibility and enthusiasm essential
• Aquatic experience (advantageous, but not essential)
Very competitive salary depending on experience.
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