Ship's Blog - Fishermen's Finest

We believe safety isn't an accident - you have to work proactively to maintain a safe workplace and to train a safe workforce.  That is why we encourage our crew to better themselves by attending safety courses offered through organizations such as

Not only do we encourage our crew, we step up to the plate and pay for our crew to attend.  Further, a more trained crewmember will move up in the pay scale aboard the vessels.  It's a win-win-win.

Over 100 Fishermen's Finest Family (FFamily) attended the Seahawks v. Cardinals game on Xmas Eve at Century Link Field.

Henry, Jose, & Adam

As part of our annual production goal and in recognition of days at sea, TEAM FFI was together to celebrate the holidays and take in some NFL football in the loudest stadium in the Country.

Mayor Lauri Gere and the entire Anacortes City Council took a moment last night to Honor Dakota Creek Shipyard for their important work in the community of Anacortes.  Liz Stout and Hollie Anthonysz accepted the award on behalf of Dakota Creek Industries and we were proud to take part in acknowledging the fine shipyard that is building AMERICA'S FINEST as well as maintaining AMERICAN NO.1 & US INTREPID:

We believe safety isn't an accident - you have to work proactively to maintain a safe workplace and to train a safe workforce.  That is why we encourage our crew to better themselves by attending safety courses offered through organizations such as

Not only do we encourage our crew, we step up to the plate and pay for our crew to attend.  Further, a more trained crewmember will move up in the pay scale aboard the vessels.  It's a win-win-win.

 

Congratulation TEAM FFinest - we broke the 70 trip goal for 2016 - 72 actually.  Good Work!  As we planned earlier in the year, those crew meeting the criteria set forth in our Ship's Blog Bonus & Hawks will be eligible for a monetary bonus as well as a ticket to the Seahawks v. Cardinals game on 12/24/16.

All Seahawk tickets must be picked up by the 12/21 Anacortes Open Enrollment/Retirement Planning Meeting.

Thank you for your hard work and dedication to Fishermen's Finest - a team of excellence - our name says it all! 

231st Plenary Session The North Pacific Fishery Management Council will meet the week of December 5, 2016 at the Hilton Hotel, 500 W. 3rd Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501.

It's no secret that Fishermen's Finest strives to produce the best quality seafood products available anywhere in the world.

With our headquarters in Kirkland and our vessels AMERICAN No.1, US INTREPID, and soon AMERICA'S FINEST hailing primarily from Dutch Harbor, Alaska, be on the look out for Alaska's Finest TM fish products (wholesale & retail)

Products include:  

  • Fresh Frozen at Sea Whole Round Fish
  • Fresh Frozen at Sea Fish (Headed and Cleaned)
  • Premium Grade Fish Meal
  • Premium Grade Fish Oil
  • Other specialty products as market demands

Fishermen's Finest, Alaska's Finest, and America's Finest ~ a team of excellence.  

 

FFinest Crew - HEADS UP - December 2016 is our Open Enrollment month for Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance enrollment.

Watch for more details to come, but it is important that you enroll for 2017 insurance in December 2016 if you want to participate in the Fishermen's Finest comprehensive employee benefit program that will meet the overall needs for you and your family for the calendar year 2017.

#GetCovered Mark your calendar for 2 options for more information -  

See our Ship's bLog from this past summer for more information on FFinest Retirement Planning

FFinest Crew, do the adult thing, participate in your Fishermen's Finest Benefits Package, offering you access to Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance and Retirement Planning.