Stillingsannonse #6644AA16B0A55
Sist oppdatert 2024-05-19 15:57

Technical manager harvesting station

Beskrivelse av arbeidsgiver

Ice Fish Farm is a part of an emerging and quickly growing Salmon Farming industry in Iceland, contributing to feed a global growing population with sustainable and healthy food. 200 dedicated employees are crucial for operations in the fully integrated value-chain from roe to harvesting and sales. The company is present in the South, North and East of Iceland. Main operations are in the East Fjords. We plan to harvest 20.000 tons of high-quality Salmon in 2024. Our ambition going forward is to grow and create competitive and sustainable jobs in Iceland. We strive to meet high standards on animal welfare and sustainability. ICE Fish farm AS is a Salmon farming Company listed at Euronext Growth Oslo.

We are seeking a versatile and experienced Technical Manager to lead a strong maintenance team in the company's salmon harvesting plant, Búlandstindur, in Djúpivogur. As the Technical manager you will oversee the team and be responsible for ensuring that scheduled maintenance is carried out according to plan and in a safe manner.

Our harvest site has a capacity to harvest 150 tons per day and to run two shifts. The company harvests 20 000 tons of salmon yearly in addition to fish processing. The company has a wide range of equipment from Marel, Baader and others. The technical manager makes sure our equipment is well maintained to ensure operational excellence. This position requires a strong blend of technical expertise, leadership, and strategic vision to elevate the technical department and contribute to the continued success of our operations.

Icelandic professionals are encouraged to apply, but also other nationalities will be considered. Training will be supported for unexperienced applicants with the right background. The company language is English, but skills in Icelandic and Norwegian are beneficial.

This is an exciting opportunity for an adept and visionary individual who is passionate about salmon processing and maintenance of advanced equipment of optimal fish processing.


  • The technical manager is responsible for efficient and cost-effective operation of technical equipment at the company, day-to-day planning of maintenance and personnel planning.
  • Ensure that employees have the equipment needed, assess their skills, provide the necessary training and motivating feedback.
  • Participation in the development of the processing plant and in establishing optimal structure of processing.
  • Success and safety will be guiding principles.
  • Requirements
  • The person concerned must have an education and/or experience that is useful in work, for example in the field of machinery or electricity.
  • Applicants must have communication and leadership skills.
  • The person must be solution-oriented.

Additional information

The harvesting plant is located in Djúpivogur, majority owned by Ice Fish Farm. The company has been growing rapidly and has ambitious future goals for increased production and automation.

Djúpivogur is a friendly and ecologically growing village with about 550 inhabitants, the community is relatively young and dynamic with diverse possibilities. With good level of service, diverse employment, social life and culture, surrounded by beautiful nature. The community complies to a policy of increasing people's quality of life and satisfaction by emphasizing uniqueness and sustainability.

Further information can be provided by contacting the CEO, Búlandstindur ehf, Elís Grétarsson Mob: or Quality manager, Búlandstindur ehf, Kristján Ingimarsson, . Mob: +354 852 8211

Send application with CV to Mark application with: “Technical manager harvesting station”



Arbeidssted Iceland
Søknadsfrist 2024-06-05
Navn Elís Grétarsson
Stillingstittel CEO, Búlandstindur ehf
Navn Kristján Ingimarsson
Stillingstittel Quality manager, Búlandstindur ehf
Mobil +354 852 8211
Søk på stilling