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“We Operate with Passion, Expertise, Pride, Commitment and a ‘Can Do’ Attitude.”

In September 2015 Tropical Marine Centre was formally awarded the Investors in People award, the first UK aquatics wholesaler to achieve this standard.  

We are very proud to achieve this nationally recognised standard and have a culture where Pride, Passion, Expertise, Commitment and a ‘Can Do’ attitude from our people to our customers and to our business, comes first. 

If you share our values we could be the company for you!  We actively recruit colleagues who believe in, and can demonstrate, our key values.  We expect every person within Tropical Marine Centre to be able to demonstrate these values and foster an environment where we all work together for the greater success of our business. 

Does this resonate with you? If so, there are many different opportunities at TMC, with offices in Bristol, Manchester, London and Lisbon, Portugal.

How to Apply

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Jobs

FISH-HOUSE ASSISTANT (Full time) Chorleywood LONFH2 October 09 2018 December 17 2018 Open/Close
FISH-HOUSE ASSISTANT (Full time)
Job description

Fish House Assistants are critical to the daily operations of our Livestock business.  You would be working as part of a very busy team in our modern fish holding facilities.  General duties include assisting with the tank maintenance, feeding, handling livestock and dealing with customers in the Fish-House.

Contracted working hours are Monday to Friday (45 hours per week / shift rota), due to the nature of dealing with Livestock, business flexibility in hours is essential and some evening and weekend work will be required. The successful candidate should have an interest in aquatics or animal care, and be enthusiastic, hard-working, and eager to learn all aspects of fish husbandry. Full training is provided.  Travel to this site is arduous on public transport, so own transport is preferable.

Desirable Competencies

  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Strong communication skills
  • Hands on approach
  • Attention to detail
  • Flexibility and enthusiasm essential
  • Aquatic experience                       

Starting date: asap

Salary: according to age and experience.

If you are looking for a challenging position in a stimulating environment, please click on "apply" below.

 

Chorleywood
WAREHOUSE / TRADE COUNTER SUPERVISOR Chorleywood CW/WHSP November 30 2018 December 17 2018 Open/Close
WAREHOUSE / TRADE COUNTER SUPERVISOR
Job description

Warehouse / Trade Counter Supervisor - Chorleywood

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Warehouse Supervisor to join our team at Tropical Marine Centre, Europe’s leading supplier of marine fish and invertebrates to the trade. 

This is a customer facing role.

You will be responsible for the planning, organising and controlling of a small cash & carry operation and building relationships with existing customers. You will be dealing with all aspects of calling customers on site, along with some telephone enquiries.  You will need to have experience of all aspects of warehouse management including goods in, picking and packing orders, stock management and stock control. Knowledge of the Aquatics industry would be advantageous but not essential. This position reports into the Stock Manager.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Dealing with calling customers, picking and packing their orders including from our walk-in cold storage facility (-25c)
  • Manage all levels of stock control. Goods In, despatch, location management, replenishments and take control over all stock movements according to company procedure
  • Exporting orders to our European and American customers
  • Health & Safety compliance at all times in accordance with company policy
  • Maintain housekeeping of cash & carry and surrounding area including regular refreshing of stock displays
  • Manage warehouse layout and space management
  • Checking, testing and logging returned items
  • Take responsibility for the security of the building and stock
  • Improvement and development of cash & carry
  • Strive to improve all operations according to company’s objectives
  • Maintain records on Health & Safety

KEY SKILLS

  • Ability to take ownership of the role and its responsibilities
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • Strong IT skills (experience of Sage X3 advantageous)
  • Ability to work, and integrate, with a small and close team
  • Fork Lift Truck License (can be trained)
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Customer focused with a hands-on approach
  • Flexibility
  • Understanding the Aquatics business advantageous but not essential

 

Hours of Work   Monday – Friday 7.00am - 4pm

Chorleywood
FISH-HOUSE ASSISTANT - BRISTOL Bristol FHA/BRI December 04 2018 January 11 2019 Open/Close
FISH-HOUSE ASSISTANT - BRISTOL
Job description

We currently have an exciting opportunity in our Fish-House in Bristol, Cribbs Causeway. Fish House Assistants are critical to the daily operations of our Livestock business.  You would be working as part of a very busy team in our modern fish holding facilities.  General duties include assisting with the tank maintenance, feeding, handling livestock and dealing with customers in the Fish-House.

Contracted working hours are Monday to Friday (45 hours per week / shift rota), due to the nature of dealing with Livestock, business flexibility in hours is essential and some evening and weekend work will be required. The successful candidate should have an interest in aquatics or animal care, and be enthusiastic, hard-working, and eager to learn all aspects of fish husbandry. Full training is provided. 

Desirable Competencies

  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Strong communication skills
  • Hands on approach
  • Attention to Detail
  • Flexibility and enthusiasm essential
  • Aquatic experience (advantageous, but not essential)

Starting date: a.s.a.p                          Salary according to experience.

If you are looking for a challenging position in a stimulating environment, please send your CV (including current salary)

Bristol