Grieg Seafood ASA
Technical Specialist RAS
Grieg Seafood is on a journey of sustainable growth in an exciting market full of opportunities. Towards 2025, we aim for global growth, cost leadership and to become an innovation partner for selected customers. Increased focus on sustainable farming practices and value chain is the foundation of our strategy. Going forward, Grieg Seafood is committed to reducing our impact and improving fish welfare.

We are building a new technological production department to cover areas such as sustainability, R&D and fish health/welfare, as well as activities within feed and procurement. The department will also be responsible for the functional networks Freshwater, Seawater, Primary Processing, Sustainability, Fish Health, Feed, Procurement, and QA. The department will work with new technological solutions to reduce our footprint, improve fish health and automate production efficiency in fish farming. To accomplish our goals, Grieg Seafood must strengthen the organization with new competence.

We are looking for a technical specialist with high competence in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS) to be a part of our new technological production department. Our RAS specialist will be part of the R&D-team, working on improving our projects within the growing RAS segment. This includes planning, evaluation, design, engineering and project management of RAS for Grieg Seafood´s RAS Facilities in the different regions.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Market analysis of RAS and being updated on what is going on in the RAS-research
  • Developing technical services for RAS segment
  • Ensure implementation of technical aspects related to RAS
  • Work closely with R&D to ensure relevant product development within the RAS-segment
  • Manage the Freshwater network in the Group

Relevant candidates have higher education in aquaculture, fish biology or other relevant fields. You have experience as business developer and/or specialist within aquaculture, Freshwater operation and/or RAS. High competence in RAS and a clear ability to develop and deliver clear and effective technical presentations will be crucial. Experience as RAS operator, project engineer or building supervisor is highly relevant.

Our RAS specialist is a team player who can work on multiple tasks in a fast-paced work environment. You are structured and process-oriented and take initiative to find new innovative solutions. The role will be central in contributing to innovative solutions to make the company relevant in the future. RAS specialist will be located at the Head Office in Bergen.

For questions regarding the position, please contact Visindi’s representatives Hege Rødland on e-mail: or Cathrine Rieber on e-mail: Please register your application and CV through Vacancies on our homepage as soon as possible. All inquiries will be handled confidentially, if desired also towards the contracting entity in the initial phase of the process.

About the employer

Grieg Seafood ASA is one of the world’s leading salmon farmers, targeting 100 000 tonnes of harvest (GWT) in 2020. Our farms are in Finnmark and Rogaland in Norway, British Columbia and Newfoundland in Canada and Shetland in the UK. Our headquarter is located in Bergen, Norway. More than 800 people are employed by the company globally. Grieg Seafood values diversity and focuses on being an equal opportunity employer.

Sustainable farming practices are the foundation of Grieg Seafood’s operations. The lowest possible environmental impact and the best possible fish welfare is both an ethical responsibility and a driver of economic profitability. Towards 2025, we aim to harvest 150 000 tonnes, to achieve cost leadership in each region and to evolve from a pure salmon supplier to an innovation partner for selected customers. To learn more, please visit

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Jobbtitle: Consultant – research and analtsis
Sector Privat
Place : C. Sundts gate 17/19, 5004 Bergen
Branch: Fishery department
  • Category : Local Jobs
  • Job Type : Full Time
  • Industry : Education
  • Educational Specialization : Others