Careers at Locals Seafood

Join our hardworking, passionate team! Current openings are listed below.

fish scaler

Becoming a Fish Scaler is the very first step to learning how to prepare delicious seafood. You get to work with a small team of people who love seafood and are excited to teach you how to cut and prepare fish. When you work with us you get to be physically active, you develop a wealth of knowledge about North Carolina seafood, and you get to work with folks who are motivated by completing their checklists so the team is prepared for the next day. Sure, it gets messy, and there are some low-tide smells, but we wouldn’t have it any other way!

If this is your first time working in a production kitchen or working with fish, we’re happy to help you get your feet wet. We’re rapidly expanding and are looking for people who want to learn and grow with us! We’ll teach you everything you need to know and everything you’d like to learn about seafood.

We have both full-time and part-time positions available. However, we’d prefer availability that can at least accommodate the following shifts:
Tuesday 11a – 10p*
Thursday 11a – 10p*
Friday 8a – 6p*
*Note: Clock out times are dependent on the workload for the day, and the times listed here are usually the latest times when the staff will leave.

Financial Benefits
– Starting pay $13-$15/hr based on experience
– Yearly bonuses
– 401k options
– Health Insurance options
– Overtime shifts available
– Upward mobility
– Discount on seafood

Lifestyle Benefits
– Working indoors
– Little to no customer service
– An autonomous role within a small team

Basic Requirements
– Must be able to lift up to 75lbs or more with assistance
– Must be willing to work in a cold and wet environment
– Must have availability to work late Tuesdays and Thursdays
– Must be able to stand for long periods of time

Fill out this short application if you’d like to learn more about the position and we’ll be in contact with you soon!