Shellfish Farm Worker
Willapa Wild LLC
JOB TITLE: Shellfish Farm Worker
Wage: $15/hr DOE
Full-Time and Part-Time Available
SUPERVISOR: Head Biologist
Responsible for assisting with general farm operations including, but not limited to the planting, maintenance, and harvest of the company's clam and oyster beds. Will perform general grounds maintenance and upkeep and assist with various projects as needed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Perform tasks on the shellfish beds as directed, including harvesting oysters, installing pipe and hanging longlines, and planting, maintaining, and harvesting clam beds.
Demonstrate the ability to work safely and effectively in inclement weather and adverse conditions that are typically found on the tide beds and on the boats.
Assist with farm organization and clean-up as directed.
Operate various farm equipment including pallet jacks, forklifts, and farm boats.
Complete paperwork logs and maintain records as required.
Maintain farm safety at all times; comply with company health and safety guidelines.
Provide backup support for other duties as needed, including acting as a deckhand on the dredge boats, cutting longline pipes, and making long lines.
Perform other duties as assigned.
- Minimum of six months related experience in the construction, manufacturing, farming, or related industry is preferred.
- Valid Driver's License preferred
Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required:
- Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
- Ability to write simple correspondence.