Careers in aquaculture

The aquaculture sector offers a wealth of varied, well-paid and exciting careers. You can be anything from a fish vet to a farm manager, a lab technician to a wellboat captain. Your workplace can be anywhere from the city centre of Edinburgh to the outer skerries of Shetland.

Opportunities await

Make your next move

Have a look at our SAIC Consortium page, where you will find links to over 150 of our partners and collaborators. Check out their recruitment pages for current vacancies, and feel free to contact us for advice.

In the meantime, have a look at the videos from our 'A New Wave of Talent' campaign for information on the different careers our sector offers. You can also find inspiration and opportunities by searching #BeTheNewWave on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

Kyle Crossan, a previous SAIC intern, also made a video that will give you a glimpse of the variety of career paths on offer when you #ChooseAquaculture