Aquaculture Nutritionist

  • Zinpro Corporation
  • A city near an airport
  • May 05, 2017
Full time Education/Training

Job Description

Zinpro Corporation, the feed industry leader in the manufacturing, research, and marketing of Performance Minerals*, is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of Aquaculture Nutritionist.

The successful candidate will have a thorough understanding of the aquaculture industry with a focus on salmon.

In this role, the Nutritionist will provide aquaculture nutritional services and training to our sales team and customers globally.  Additional responsibilities include providing input into the corporate aquaculture strategy and working with the global research team to develop research programs including directing and coordinating studies. 

Estimated business travel is 50 to 65%, including international travel.

Qualified applicants should possess:

  • Doctoral degree (Ph.D., D.V.M.) or equivalent and 3-5 years related experience and/or training.
  • Practical, in-field experience with major aquaculture species and markets with a focus on salmon.
  • Experience providing technical services to internal and external customers.
  • Experience conducting aquaculture research studies.
  • Multilingual language skills; Must be fluent in English and Spanish; Mandarin or other language is a plus.
  • Advanced computer skills including use of spreadsheets, word processing, and presentation software

Zinpro Corporation provides individual career growth opportunity and an excellent benefits package.

More than 40 years ago, Zinpro Corporation pioneered the research and development of organic trace minerals to improve animal wellness and performance.  As a family-owned, privately-held company, our steady growth has come as a result of quality products, quality people and a focus on one thing:  trace mineral nutrition.  Today, the company has regional sales offices located in eight countries and markets its products in more than 60 count