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Harvest Operative (Temporary)

Arnish Point, Isle of Lewis

£8.49 per hour


The Scottish Salmon Company is a leading independent producer of high quality Scottish Salmon. We are committed to high standards of animal welfare, sustainable operations and promoting a responsible environmental policy.

The Harvest team ensures the efficient supply of fish to our Marybank Plant each morning in time for processing.  The team is based at our onshore harvest station at Arnish.

This role includes a substantial element of manual handling and as well as having a sound understanding of the importance of food hygiene and animal welfare, applicants must be good timekeepers and able to make a positive contribution to the team.  

Due to the nature of the business, flexibility is essential and some extended shifts and weekend work may be required to meet production targets. Normal working hours vary to meet harvest plan requirements although normal start times are currently from 4am, Monday - Friday mornings, with a minimum of 30 core hours per week guaranteed. In addition to the core hours, staff are expected to be available up to 40 hours per week and to work through each shift until the harvest programme is complete.

In addition to an hourly rate of £8.49, Unsocial Hours Payment of £15 per night is payable for hours worked between 10pm and 6am. This is a temporary contract in the first instance. To apply, please contact

Sandra Macrae, HR & Office Coordinator

The Scottish Salmon Company

1 Marybank Industrial Estate, Stornoway HS2 0DB

Tel: 01499 600 608



Closing date: Friday 30 June 2017