Job Opportunity: (Aquacultural) Technician for Helgoland European Oyster Hatchery

The German Alfred-Wegener-Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research is looking for a (Aquacultural) Technician for the European Oyster Hatchery for the Helgoland Hatchery. Submission deadline for application is March 20th.

The main duties include the development, technical management and supervision of all components involved in the outdoor hatchery infrastructure (offshore and on site). Please take a closer look at the detailed job advertisement and link for application on our webpage: https://jobs.awi.de/Vacancies/1600/Description/2

AWI is looking for a motivated (aquaculture) technician, ideally with experience in oyster/shellfish farming who is able to adapt to the multidisciplinary tasks of this position. The position requires an education as an aquaculture technician, marine-technical assistant or equivalent education. It offers many possibilities to include one’s own ideas and professional backgrounds. Applicants should have good English language skills. The ability to speak or the willingness to learn the German language is mandatory as a lot of the coordination is only possible in German. The position includes on-call and weekend duty at the hatchery. AWI is offering a full-time position, limited until September 30th, 2025.