1312-Aquaculture and Fisheries Production Managers

Job Title: 

Aquaculture and Fisheries Production Managers

Job Description: 

Aquaculture and fisheries production managers plan, direct, and coordinate production in large scale aquaculture and fishery operations to catch and harvest fish and shellfish, and to grow fish shellfish or other forms of aquatic life, as cash crops or for release into freshwater or saltwater.


Conducting and organizing aquaculture or fishery stock examinations in order to identify diseases or parasites

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

101 - Agricultural Business and Management
103 - Agricultural Production Operations

Specific Occupations: 

131201 - Aquaculture Farm Manager
Description : Plans, directs and controls farming operations to breed and raise fresh and saltwater fish and other aquatic stock.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Abalone Farm Manager, Aquaculture Hatchery Manager, Crocodile Farm Manager, Fresh Water Aquaculture Farm Manager, Mariculture Farmer / Farm Manager

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Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa