Nelson Based - Fisheries Deckhands
A number of full-time positions have become available for Deck Hands to serve on medium-sized trawler vessels for a 12-month period.
Normal deckhand duties also include handling and unloading the catch and cleaning duties.
Experience of at least six months experience is required for these positions.
If you have an NZ Deckhand Qualifications ADH-F or equivalent that would be a definite advantage. Net mending and wire splicing skills are highly desirable.
You will be out at sea for up to 10 days. The workplace and living areas are confined situations. We operate the vessels on a strictly no violence, no abuse, and no aggressive behavior basis.
Remuneration will be based on experience and qualifications on the traditional % of catch share system - with 42 hours per week on most occasions at sea.
Must be physically fit, as there is some heavy lifting involved.
You must agree to both our random drug testing program and a limited criminal police clearance process.
Start Date late September 2022
Hours of work:
$25.00 - $35.00 per hour