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ATLANTIC AQUA FARMS / CANADIAN COVE
918 Brush Wharf Rd,
Vernon Bridge, PEI, C0A 2E0
902-651-2563
CONFEDERATION COVE / RAW OYSTER COMPANY
10 Borden Avenue
Borden-Carleton, PEI, C0B 1X0
902-437-2700

CAREERS

We are always eager to grow our team and further build our business through qualified people that will help us deliver the highest quality product for our customers.

We have a diverse selection of positions within our company ranging from farming of mussels & oysters, processing and packaging of mussels & oysters, truck drivers, forklift operators, administration, accounting, sales and marketing.

If you are interested in future opportunities with Atlantic Aqua Farms, please CLICK TO EMAIL a resume and cover letter, or fax both to 902-651-2513.

Current Postings


Accounts Payable / Payroll Clerk


For over 35 years, Atlantic Aqua Farms have set the highest standard of quality in the North American mussel industry. Today, we are the #1 grower and processor of live mussels in North America and continue to expand our oyster farming network. We place a high value on providing a positive working environment that ensures our employees are respected and challenged daily.

 Overview

Our Accounting department requires an Accounts Payable/Payroll Clerk. The position is full time and will be located at our Charlottetown, PE office. This position is responsible for the timely processing of vendor invoices and employee expense claims. As well as to prepare and roll out payroll for all employees regularly.  Keeping up to date information on all staff is a requirement for this position as well as report preparation.  The ideal candidate is dedicated, hardworking and detail oriented, has excellent time management skills, is self-motivated and driven to succeed. Must be willing to work in a fast paced and deadline driven team environment

 Qualifications

A successful Accounts Payable/Payroll Clerk candidate possesses various prerequisite skills and qualifications for the job, including:

  • Ability to use corporate-level financial record-keeping software systems, spreadsheets, and email applications;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • Ability to complete a high volume of work within deadlines;
  • Familiarity with Payroll practices and requirements. 
  • Completion of an Accounting or Payroll course would be considered an asset.

 Wage Range

Will be prescribed according to experience and education.

 Benefits

  • Competitive Wage
  • Health, Dental and Disability Benefits
  • Parking
  • Growth and Development Opportunities

 To Apply

Please send resume, cover letter, and three references to: jobs@atlanticaquafarms.com by the closing date of September 30, 2021.

For more information on Atlantic Aqua Farms please visit www.atlanticaquafarms.com

Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be personally contacted.

Plant Maintenance Technician

For over 35 years Atlantic Aqua Farms and Canadian Cove Mussels have set the highest standard of Quality in the North American Mussel Industry. We are currently looking for a Maintenance Technician to join our team in our Orwell Cove facility in Prince Edward Island. This is a permanent full time position.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for various daily preventative maintenance duties as well as troubleshooting and repair (mechanical and electrical) of all building systems and equipment.

We are looking for someone with experience in one of the following trades:

  • Electro-mechanical Technician
  • Industrial Electrician
  • Production Equipment Mechanic
  • Millwright or Industrial Mechanic
Knowledge of electrical systems and electronic control is a must.
Experience working with microprocessor controlled equipment and refrigeration systems is an asset. 

The ideal candidate should possess the following attributes:

  • motivated self-starter
  • attention to detail
  • results oriented
  • excellent communication and troubleshooting skills
  • ability to work well with others and periodically work unsupervised
  • good time management and organizational skills
The successful candidate must have prior maintenance experience preferably in a food processing environment and working knowledge with both mechanical and electrical/electronic systems.

Wages: Based on experience

If you are interested in this position or any potential opportunities with Atlantic Aqua Farms, please send a resume to jobs@atlancticaquafarms.com, or fax to 902-651-2513.

Mussel Processing Plant Worker

Company:  Atlantic Aqua Farms– Come share in our Success

Location:   Orwell Cove, PE

Terms of Employment:   This is a full-time, 32 - 40 hours per week

Description:

For over 35 years, Atlantic Aqua Farms and Canadian Cove Mussels have set the highest standard of quality in the North American mussel industry. Today, we are the #1 grower and processor of live mussels in North America. We place a high value on providing a positive working environment that ensures our employees are respected and challenged on a daily basis.


Language: English

Experience: Will Train

Education: No degree, certificate or diploma required

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Standing for extended periods

Personal Suitability: Flexibility; Team player; Reliability

Benefits: Medical Benefits, Dental Benefits, Group Insurance Benefits, RRSP Benefits

 

Apply for the position by the closing date of September 30, 2021 by sending a resume and cover letter to jobs@atlanticaquafarms.com 

 Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be personally contacted.

 

 

Mussel Boat Deckhand

 


Atlantic Aqua Farms Ltd. is currently accepting applications for the position of “Mussel boat deck hand” within its farming operation. We currently have job openings in various bays across Prince Edward Island including Malpeque, Stanley Bridge, Rustico, Tracadie, St. Peter’s Bay, Georgetown, Sturgeon, Murray River and Orwell Cove. This position pays $17.16/hour and offers a competitive health and dental package. The season runs April through December and offers a 40–50-hour work week.

Reports to

The mussel boat deck hand will report to the boat operator.

Job Overview

The mussel boat deck hand is a manual labor position working under the direction of the boat operator performing various farming tasks required in the successful production of blue mussels.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Harvesting mussel seed.
  • Tying mussel socks to back lines.
  • Adding buoy flotation to backlines.
  • Double socking mussel socks.
  • Spraying mussel socks.
  • Liming mussel seed.
  • Harvesting mussel socks for processing.
  • And other duties as required.
  • We offer on the job training however previous mussel boat deck hand experience is considered and asset.
  • Previous fishing experience.
  • Dependable
  • Hard working
  • Reliable attendance is a requirement.

Qualifications

 

If you are interested in a rewarding career working on the water as a mussel boat deck hand, we invite you to submit your resume via e-mail to maureen.boudreau@atlanticaquafarms.com

We appreciate all resumes however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.