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June 8, 2015

India

Job—The Waterbase Limited, Technical Consultant

 

The Waterbase Limited has a position open for a Technical Consultant in Shrimp Farming.  The applicant must have 15-20 years of experience at a large semi-intensive farm (50-150 hectares) in Southeast Asia.  Waterbase has farms with salinities ranging from zero to 30 parts per thousand.  They range in size from 2 to 100+ hectares, with the majority from 5 to 25 hectares.

 

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Closing Date: Friday, July 3, 2015

Date Posted: Saturday, June 6, 2015

 

Qualifications:

• Ability to prepare farms for production

• Knowledge of soil science

• Ability to select quality postlarvae

• Knowledge of water quality management

• Knowledge of minerals, probiotics, growth promoters and chemicals

• Knowledge of feed management and feed conversion ratios

• Knowledge of disease management techniques

• Knowledge of biosecurity

• Contacts throughout Southeast Asia a plus

 

Job Description:

• An initial trial contract of six months, after that yearly contracts

• Must visit Waterbase and its farms once or twice a month for five to seven days at a time

• Visit farms all over India

• Evaluate farms and provide solutions

• Set up demonstration farms

• Give presentations during weekly visits

• Represent Waterbase at seminars and meetings

 

Information: Ravi Palanisamy, The Waterbase Limited (phone +91-9440515688, email ravipalanisamy@waterbaseindia.com, webpage http://www.waterbaseindia.com).

 

Source: World Aquaculture SocietyWAS Employment ServiceTechnical Consultant/Shrimp Farming.  The Waterbase Limited.  Posted June 6, 2015.  Closing Date July 3, 2015. 

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