Clean Seas Seafood Limited

The Company

Clean Seas is the global leader in full cycle breeding, production, and sale of Yellowtail Kingfish and is renowned world-wide for its exceptionally high-quality fish. The company is recognised for innovation in Yellowtail Kingfish farming and has become the largest producer of aquaculture Yellowtail Kingfish outside of Japan. Its customers appreciate the consistently high quality of our fish and our reliability in supplying fresh fish to markets all over the world, 52 weeks of the year.

A leading Australian Aquaculture company listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX:CSS) Clean Seas has a beautiful high-quality product that is marketed under the Spencer Gulf Hiramasa Kingfish brand, one of the world’s premium seafood products.

The company’s expanding operational footprint includes multiple farm sites across the Spencer Gulf; our Hatchery in Arno Bay; Fish Health and R&D facilities in Port Lincoln; and our world-class Seafood Processing Facility in Adelaide where our group support functions are also located.

Overview of Master V & MED II Positions:

We currently have opportunities for Vessel Master V operators and also Marine Engine Drivers (MED II) at our Port Lincoln Farming Operations.

Vessel Masters will be required to create and deliver the highest standard of vessel safety, vessel handling, compliance, and effective crew management of our Aquaculture vessels.

Marine Engine Drivers will play a pivotal role in the day-to-day safe and efficient operation of our Aquaculture vessels and harvesting operations. This role is responsible for all mechanical equipment, as well as pre-starts, shutdowns, and daily maintenance.

Candidates for both roles will ideally have a proven background in similar positions, preferably in the Aquaculture or Fishing industries.

Competitive rates and flexible rosters are offered with an immediate start.

Key Requirements include: 

  • Master V Certification and/or Marine Engine Driver MED II
  • Operating/maintaining Aquaculture Work Vessel
  • Ensure safe and secure operations at all times
  • Regular safety checks on all equipment including cranes
  • Maintaining a safety management system and completing the necessary documentation
  • Adhere strictly to Clean Seas’ policies and procedures
  • Conducting risk assessments and introducing practical safety measures
  • Supervise Team Leaders
  • Deliver leadership & guidance to the crew enabling professional growth
  • Supervision and assistance with maintenance as necessary
  • Maintaining all vessel records to the appropriate standard
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Able to work when required
  • The right to work in Australia

If you have the necessary qualifications and experience, and are motivated to join our dedicated operations team, we would love to hear from you.

Our Commitment:

Clean Seas is committed to promoting a work environment where diversity of thought, style, culture and experience is valued.

Our Values: Doing What’s Right, Working as a Team, Challenging Boundaries and Making it Happen help us to remain focused on our goal of being Australia’s leading Aquaculture company. They are our commitment to you and to the environment in which we operate.

Prior to employment you will be required to undertake a Pre-Employment Medical assessment that includes drug and alcohol testing and provide a current Police Clearance Certificate.

Application and Contact:

To apply for this position, please click the ‘apply now’ button and upload your Cover Letter and Resume in Word format. If you require further information about this opportunity before applying, please contact Julie Smith on mobile +61 436 408 472 or email

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