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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.

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FISH-HOUSE ASSISTANT MANCHESTER FHA/MAN July 24 2020 August 03 2020 Open/Close
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 tank maintenance, feeding, handling livestock and dealing with customers in the Fish-House.  The role also involves driving one of our vehicles to collect incoming livestock shipments from our Head Office in Chorleywood, Hertfordshire and unpacking and acclimating livestock shipments in our quarantine room.


Contracted working hours are 45 hours per week and due to the nature of dealing with Livestock and the current requirement for social distancing, business flexibility in hours is essential and evening and weekend work is required on a rolling shift rota. 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
  • UK Driving Licence
  • 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.





Warehouse/Cash & Carry Assistant CHORLEYWOOD CWD/CCA July 24 2020 August 03 2020 Open/Close
Warehouse/Cash & Carry Assistant
Job description

We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic customer focused individual to join our warehouse and Logistics team, based in the warehouse and Cash and Carry areas at our Chorleywood site. Candidates should have strong warehousing experience and good customer service skills.  This role would suit someone who enjoys variation in their day to day.

Brief Job Description

You will be dealing with all aspects of a Cash and Carry operation including dealing with calling customers on site.  You will need to pick/pack and arrange customer orders on overnight parcel services and couriers on a day to day basis. You will also be assisting with any daily warehouse tasks that are required. The role also requires the need to do some driving jobs delivering/collecting from customers and suppliers from time to time.

Key Responsibilities

Picking/ packing both dry and frozen customer orders

Arranging collections for overnight couriers

Driving company vans to make collection/deliveries

Using our stock control computer system

Stock taking

Booking in supplier deliveries

General Housekeeping of the warehouse


Desirable Competencies

Customer focus

Good interpersonal skills

Team player

Organised and manages time well

FLT – Counterbalance/Flexi license (advantageous)

Attention to detail (essential)

Full clean driving Licence (essential)

Aquatic experience and product knowledge (advantageous)


Hours of Work

Monday – Friday (8-5pm or 7.30-4.30pm) start date:  a.s.a.p.