At-Sea Fish Processor (Onboard F/T Alaska Ocean – hiring for June/July) Job in Glacier Fish Company

Glacier Fish Company is now hiring Processors to work onboard the F/T ALASKA OCEAN. The Alaska Ocean is an at-sea processing vessel in the Bering Sea in Alaska and off the coast of Washington/Oregon. The Alaska Ocean is the world’s largest factory trawler.
Working onboard an at-sea processing vessel is physically and mentally challenging. The environment is wet and cold and the shifts are long. The job requires physical endurance, repetitive lifting, agility, prolonged periods of standing, teamwork and self-discipline. Crew members make a contractual commitment to being at sea for extended periods of time, leaving family and friends at home. All crewmembers must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in order to board the vessel & have received the booster (if eligible).
Two trip contract to start, with good performance can continue to extend contract through November
16 hour shift, 7 days a week
Compensation is a crew share
Species include Pollock and Pacific Whiting
Selected candidates will be subject to a post offer, pre-employment drug test and background check.
How does the pay work?
Crew members are paid a crew share rate for each trip completed. Entry level earnings can range from $6,300 – $7,800 per trip to start. A single trip takes approximately 14-24 days to complete on average.
*Please note pay estimates are based on averages. Pay will vary depending on the amount of species caught and current market pricing*
Physical Ability and Skills:
Understand instructions in English
Perform fast paced, repetitive tasks for long periods of time
Repeatedly lift and carry up to 50 pounds
Capable of climbing and descending steep stairs and vertical ladders
Duties and Responsibilities:
Convert raw fish into a frozen-at-sea finished product
Sort fish by species, size and condition
Package, weigh and label product
Load and unload plate freezers
Operate and clean factory equipment
Offload of frozen product to warehouse
Load and unload other supplies on the vessel
Share spaces with others including crew quarters, dining areas and bathrooms
Perks:
Free Room/Board
Eligible for 401K match after 1 year
Health/Dental benefits once eligibility requirements are met
*Applicant is responsible for travel and hotel expenses to Seattle (point of hire).*
THIS POSITION IS A GOOD FIT FOR THOSE WITH EXPERIENCE IN LABOR INTENSIVE & PRODUCTION JOBS!
(Oil Rig Workers, Construction, Farmer, Miners, Firefighters, Derrickhand)
Glacier Fish is proud of our diverse and talented crew and considers them to be our greatest asset. We take pride in the fact that many of our crew members have been with the company 20 years or more.
Glacier Fish Company provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.”Work Remotely
No
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Pay: $7,800.00 – $11,000.00 per month
Benefits:
401(k)
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Employee assistance program
Health insurance
Life insurance
Referral program
Vision insurance
COVID-19 considerations:All crew working on board the F/T Alaska Ocean are required to be fully vaccinated and must have booster (if eligible).
Application Question(s):
Are you able to lift/carry 50 pounds on a consistent basis?
Experience:
labor: 1 year (Required)
Language:
English (Required)
Work Location: On the road

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