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6151 AQUATIC-LIFE CULTIVATION WORKERS
 


    Aquatic-life cultivation workers breed and raise fish and cultivate mussels, oysters and other forms of aquatic life, for sale or delivery on a regular basis to wholesale buyers, marketing organisations or at markets.

    Tasks include -

    (a) renting or investing in buildings, equipment and machinery;

    (b) purchasing food and other supplies;

    (c) breeding, raising and cultivating fish, mussels, oysters and other forms of aquatic life;

    (d) killing and preparing fish and other products for shipment;

    (e) cleaning, freezing, icing or salting catch on- or offshore;

    (f) maintaining buildings, machinery and equipment;

    (g) delivering or marketing products;

    (h) performing related tasks;

    (i) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Cultivator, algae

  • Cultivator, pearl

  • Farm worker, skilled/fish

  • Farm worker, skilled/seafood on- or offshore;

  • Farmer, fish

  • Farmer, oyster

  • Farmer, seafood


  • Some related occupations classified elsewhere:

  • Department manager, production and operations/fishing - 1221

  • General manager, fishing - 1311

  • Labourer, fishery - 9213

  • Managing director, enterprise/fishing - 1210


   
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 Updated 18 September 2004, by VA.