Trainee Marine Pilots

Gravesend, Kent
£47,671 per annum inclusive
05 Jun 2017
03 Jul 2017
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We’re looking for suitably qualified and enthusiastic individuals to fill current and future vacancies for the role of marine pilots. You will possess a STCW II / 2 (masters unlimited) Certificate of Competency, hold a valid ENG 1 (or equivalent) and have previous Pilotage experience and/or held command or chief officer’s appointment. Applicants with lesser qualifications will be considered based on considerable relevant experience.

The ideal candidate will be an excellent communicator and have the motivation and commitment to learn such a busy and complex river. In return, we offer a rewarding career on one of the most challenging and diverse waterways, a structured training programme, contributory pension scheme, private health cover and generous annual leave entitlement.

Please visit for more information about the PLA’s Pilotage Service and whether this exciting career choice is right for you.

To apply please send us your CV to or download an application form from our website by clicking apply.

Please note we do not sponsor work permit applications, you must be eligible to work in the UK.

This is an on-going recruitment process and interviews will be held throughout the year.