Head Veterinarian

PatoGen would like to increase our offering to UK aquaculture companies, and we are searching for an experienced veterinarian to lead and manage this effort.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support aquaculture companies in their daily fish health work.
  • Farm visits, audits and staff training
  • Maintains farm level animal health by diagnosing, treating diseases and injuries and advising on prevention.

Veterinarian Qualifications / Skills:

  • Registered (or eligible) RCVS veterinarian.
  • Documented experience with operative salmon fish health.
  • Established network in Scottish aquaculture.
  • Integrity.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Customer service focused.
  • Bacteriology, parasitology and histological experience advantageous.

What we can offer:

  • Support from world class colleagues in salmonid fish health.
  • An open and trustful work environment focusing on improving fish health.
  • Workplace in Oban, Scotland.
  • A competitive salary and benefit package.

Application deadline: February 25th.

Please submit your application to career@patogen.no

More information about the position can be provided by Dr. Hamish Rodger – Chief Fish Health Officer in PatoGen at hamish.rodger@patogen.no or Kristian Natland – Chief Sales Officer in PatoGen at kristian.natland@patogen.no

PatoGen lanserer biokjemi i mai
Over the past year, PatoGen has been preparing to launch an analysis platform for fish, and we can now inform that it is ready for our customers to use in May by submitting samples
Training course: Fish health, welfare and biosecurity in trout farming
Thanks to the Cure4Aqua EU-funded project, we would like to invite you join the next training on Fish Health, Welfare, and Biosecurity in Trout Farming
New bacteriology service ready to start in Oban
New bacteriology service ready to start in Oban!
Our laboratory located in Oban is currently in the final stages of establishing our own bacteriology service.