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Maintenance Technician
Victoria-Prince Edward Island
Start Date:
July 2021
Permanent fulltime
Required Skills:
Desired skills/experience/competencies:

• A minimum of a high school diploma with experience in electrical, mechanical, or plumbing
• 4th class power engineer ticket is considered an asset
• Experience in the production of aquatic species, and in the operation of aquaculture systems.
• Physically able to handle tasks that could include but are not limited to lifting, bending, climbing, wearing PPE, exposure to wet, cold, and hot environments.
• Ability to work as part of a team in compliance with facility standard operating procedures.
• Prior experience in a CFIA regulated/GLP environment is considered an asset.
• Willingness to learn new skills and to perform routine tasks.
• Demonstrable organizational skills with the ability to multi‐task.
• Self‐motivated with a demonstrated ability to think creatively and solve problems.
• Fosters a positive work environment congruent with the company values and philosophy.
• Must be eligible to work in Canada.

Key Qualifications:
• Commitment to CAT’s Core Purpose: Dedication to and passion for CAT’s core purpose: We are driven by the transformative potential of aquaculture. To feed the world, support the environment, and sustain the planet. Our purpose is to unlock this potential.
Job Description:
The Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada, a private aquaculture innovation and research company has openings for suitably skilled staff to support the Victoria (PEI) facility, and its ongoing operations. This is a full-time permanent position in the Facilities department, with the successful candidates reporting to the Facility Manager.

Responsibilities include:

• Performs daily and routine maintenance and monitoring of equipment such as HVAC, plumbing, electrical, and water systems.
• Helps to maintain efficiency of the operations, adheres to standard operating procedure and the preventive maintenance program.
• Performs daily monitoring and data collection related to aquaculture and facility functions.
• Assists in setting up and decommissioning of aquaculture systems.
• Assist in the daily operations of the aquarium facilities in compliance with regulatory and quality guidelines.
• Competence to perform fish husbandry tasks, and to monitor and maintain fish stocks (training will be provided).
• Must be available to be part of the scheduled rotation for weekend work and after hours on‐call monitoring of facility.
CATC offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience
Benefits package commensurate with experience.
To Apply:
The Center For Aquaculture Technologies Canada 
*Please send CV/Resume and provide the contact information for three references to:
careers@aquatechcenter.com with ‘Victoria Maintenance Technician’ as the subject line.
*Must be eligible to work in Canada.
*Closing date of July 18th, 2021.