Aquaculture Technician Alternative titles: Fish Farmer, Mariculturist, Aquaculture Operator, Aquaculture Manager

$25.85/h Average Salary
Job Prospects

What are the main duties?

  • Analyze production potential of a site (fish and shells).
  • Build collection and culture structures and install them in water.
  • Perform chemical and microbiological analyses.
  • Manage activities of fish hatchery.
  • Analyze production and improve husbandry process.
  • Ensure stock management.

Is it right for you?

  • You enjoy marine environments.
  • You have good manual dexterity skills and good physical stamina.
  • You have an aptitude for science.


Techniques d'aquaculture Program available in French only

Where is this program being offered?
regions quebec Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine
Job Placement Rate
Duration of training 2625h
33 months
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Want more info? Program details