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Aquarium Specialist

House of Fins
Greenwich
FULL TIME
Bachelor Degree

It is essential to note that having a minimum qualification of Bachelor Degree is a prerequisite for this job. The job listing for the Aquarium Specialist position was made available on May 1, 2024, and it will no longer be open after May 29, 2024. While this position is currently located in Greenwich, the employer is open to considering remote workers from anywhere with the appropriate qualifications. You can negotiate your salary with the employer as they do not provide the salary. House of Fins offers full time positions with a positive work culture. The physical work space for this position is at Greenwich , CT , Greenwich , CT.

House of Fins

Aquarium Specialist

House of Fins in Greenwich, CT is currently looking to hire an Aquarium Specialist for our Retail & Service Divisions.
 
Daily routine includes duties such as:
  • Cleaning and maintaining of freshwater, saltwater, and saltwater reef aquariums.
  • Monitoring the health of fish, and medicating as necessary
  • Cleaning and maintenance of all filtration components and equipment.
  • Testing and maintaining proper water parameters.
  • Preparing food portions and feeding fish, invertebrates, and coral
  • Assisting customers with their aquariums in a high-end environment
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marine Biology or other Environmental Science and/or SEVERAL years experience maintaining personal aquariums.
  • Experience with keeping freshwater, marine fish, and invertebrates.
  • Applicant must possess a thorough knowledge of disease recognition, daily aquarium husbandry, food preparation, nutrition, and water quality.
  • Applicant must have experience working with large life support systems and have basic PVC plumbing skills.
  • The ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds is necessary.
Full-time positions which may include weekends (Retail position to work most weekends, Service position subject to call every 6-8 weekends).
 
Company Background:
Our Company has been the choice of aquarists since 1957 and is regarded as the premier provider of aquarium design, installations, maintenance and products throughout New York and New England. Our Retail Store is a landmark for aquarium hobbyists and enthusiasts because of our complete range of freshwater and saltwater marine life, with an emphasis on the exotic….we simply have the best collection! Our Service Division develops, installs, and maintains some of the most sophisticated and elegant corporate and residential aquariums in the area. Additionally, our Custom Installation Division works with clients to design custom aquariums to fit their exact needs to create the finest in vibrant, interesting, and advanced aquatic environments.
 
The Company offers an outstanding compensation and benefits package (health insurance, paid vacation, and 401K with a 25% match). Limited relocation allowance may apply. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
Job Type: Full-time

Salary

$52,000 – 58,000 per year

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How to Apply

Please send your resume and a DETAILED account of your personal aquarium experience and aquarium keeping knowledge to rbray@houseoffins.com. 

House of Fins
Greenwich, CT

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