The Opportunity

Arichat, NS
Skilled Trades and Labour
Full-time - Permanent
$15.49 - $17 / hour

Clearwater, a renowned leader in the seafood industry, invites you to join our thriving team at the Arichat, NS, Lobster Plant. Clearwater is a global seafood innovator dedicated to sustainable practices and delivering top-quality products to customers worldwide.

Our Arichat Lobster Plant is at the forefront of lobster processing, ensuring the highest standards of quality and excellence. Join our dynamic team as a full-time Labourer and be a crucial part of the lobster processing operations. Your role will involve the meticulous handling and grading of lobsters, ensuring they meet quality standards for storage. Additionally, you'll be responsible for feeding the grading line, sorting lobsters on the grading belt, and expertly packing them into crates for shipping.

What you'll do


  • Careful handling and grading of lobsters
  • Operating the grading line
  • Sorting lobsters on the grading belt
  • Packing lobsters in crates for shipping
  • Cleaning machinery and work areas
  • Some lifting involved (trays & crates)
  • General labour tasks as required.

What you'll need


Key Behavioral Competencies:

· Dedicated, hardworking, and detail-oriented.

· Team-focused

· Reliable

· Customer service-oriented


· Excellent work ethic

· Problem-solving skills

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A little bit about us

Clearwater Seafoods

Clearwater Seafoods is one of North America's largest vertically-integrated seafood companies and the largest holder of shellfish licenses and quotas in Canada. It is recognized globally for its superior quality, food safety, diversity of species and reliable worldwide delivery of premium wild, eco-certified seafood, including scallops, lobster, clams, coldwater shrimp, sea cucumber, langoustine, whelk and crab.

Since its founding in 1976, Clearwater has invested in science, people and technological innovation, as well as resource ownership and management to sustain and grow its seafood resource. This commitment has allowed it to remain a leader in the global seafood market and in sustainable seafood excellence.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to work flexible hours if required.
  • Experience in a plant environment is an asset but not required; we provide training!

Pay Rate: $15.49-$17 per Hour (night shift: $0.80 extra per hour from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.)


  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • insurance
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care
  • Wellness Program

Environment: Plant

Physically able to lift 120-pound crates with assistance.

This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals with or without experience. We welcome dedicated and motivated individuals to join our team. If you're ready for a fulfilling career in a thriving industry, send your resume or application form to [email protected].

Job Type: Full-time and Part-time

Schedule: Day shift, Night shift, Weekends as needed

Work Location: In person.