Australian Tuna Fisheries Pty Ltd

Established in 1972 Stehr Group is recognised as one of Australia’s leading seafood companies specialising in the off-shore ranching and grow-out of Southern Bluefin Tuna.

We are seeking a motivated person to fill the following vacancy within our dynamic aquaculture company:


Contribute to the safe, efficient, and effective operation of the vessel through the provision of a broad range of skills and abilities related to the fish catching and fish husbandry processes.

The role:

  • Tuna fishing and towing operations at sea
  • Feeding and harvest operations inshore
  • Maintain cleanliness of vessel
  • Ensure safety of self, vessel and others
  • General maintenance
  • Operate a tender vessel
  • Operate a capstan
  • May undertake cooking duties for vessels at sea as required
  • Basic net repairing skills

Personal abilities and attributes:

  • Passionate and positive personality
  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Well presented
  • Innovative and optimistic
  • Good conflict resolution skills
  • Enjoys being part of a team and recognising team successes
  • Upfront and honest.


  • Elements of Shipboard Safety or relevant work experience in similar roles
  • Be available for tuna fishing and towing operations at sea.
  • Full time position with an attractive remuneration is available for the right candidate.

Successful candidates to complete a pre-employment medical and drug screen prior to commencement.

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