Nautical Technical Advisor

Scotland, West Lothian, Livingston
£40000 - £45000 per annum
06 Jun 2017
04 Jul 2017
Simon Grant
Location Type
Contract Type
Technical Advisor (Nautical)
Location: Livingston

The company…

A specialist publisher of technical, operational, regulatory and passage planning material for the shipping industry. The role of Technical Advisor (Nautical) covers the management of their passage planning portfolio (covering existing and new regional areas) and to oversee ECDIS/navigation related products. At all times the Technical Advisor (Nautical) will be working to maintain and advance the company reputation within the maritime industry.

The person…

Prospective candidates should possess the following key attributes:

*Current or recent experience as a navigation officer (2nd Officer) preference will be given to candidates with experience sailing on tankers.
*Proficient in the use and management of ECDIS and electronic charting systems
*Demonstrate a passion for passage planning (both on paper and digital charts)
*Experienced in the use of all sources of information required in the planning of a passage
*Knowledge and experience of the major sea routes of the world would be an advantage.

The reward…

The company have won Scotland and UK Wide 'Best Workplace' awards. They are also a strong believer in wellbeing, offering our staff a 'wellbeing plan' covering dental, physiotherapy, optical and family travel insurance (and more).