Wash gutted fish

Description

Wash gutted fish in cold water, rinse it, brush it in a machine, or apply a combination of these techniques.

Alternative labels

wash fillets of fish
wash a filleted fish
wash gutted fishes
wash a gutted fish
wash filleted fish

Skill type

skill/competence

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Wash gutted fish is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Fish and seafood specialised seller: Fish and seafood specialised sellers sell fish, crustaceans and molluscs in specialised shops.
 
Fish trimmer: Fish trimmers cut off fish heads and remove organs from the body for fish and seafood production. They remove organs by scraping and washing, cut out areas presenting defects, and package the processed fish in appropriate containers.
Fish canning operator: Fish canning operators brine, cook and package fish. They sterilise fish canning lines and introduce fishes in tanks once heads and visceras have been removed from the body. They tend cooking stoves to preheat the fish, and fill the cans either manually or mechanically with fish, olive oil or other products.
Fish production operator: Fish production operators regulate and supervise fish product manufacturing facilities. They keep stock of all required ingredients and equipment for mass manufacturing. They also perform processes such as moulding, breading, frying, freezing, setting the system’s temperature and checking speeds.

Optional skill

Wash gutted fish is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Deep-sea fishery worker: Deep-sea fishery workers operate on board fishing vessels to catch deep-sea fish for sale or delivery. They use equipment such as rods and nets to catch deep-sea fish according to legislation. Deep-sea fishery workers also transport, handle and preserve fish by salting, icing or freezing them.
Fish and seafood shop manager: Fish and seafood shop managers assume responsibility for activities and staff in specialised shops.
Specialised seller: Specialised sellers sell goods in specialised shops.
Fish preparation operator: Fish preparation operators realize the preparation of fish and shellfish according to hygiene, food safety and trade regulations. They carry out fish processing operations, and also handle retail activities.

 


 

References

  1. Wash gutted fish – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022