Chief Officer/First Mate

Recruiter
Wightlink
Location
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Location Type
Shore, Shortsea
Vessel Type
Ferries, Land-based
Contract Type
Permanent

Chief Officer/First Mate
Ro-Passenger Ferry


Wightlink is one of the UK’s largest domestic ferry operators, providing a
link between the Isle of Wight and the Hampshire mainland.
With the launch of our new 90m Hybrid Ship, The Victoria of Wight,
comes the opportunity for a new Chief Officer to join our team.


Wightlink are seeking a Chief Officer/First Officer to start within the
next few weeks.


A fantastic opportunity for dynamic seafarers who wish to gain ship
handling skills as well as pilotage experience on one of the UK’s busiest
waterways.
Flexible shift pattern allowing applicants the opportunity to maintain
their seagoing careers but also reap the benefits of a shore based home/
work/life balance.
Competitive salary, paid leave and above industry standard benefits is
offered on an initially fixed term basis.


Applicants will ideally have:
- Master or Chief Mate Unlimited CoC or CEC (OOW may also be
considered)
- A broad seagoing background
- A can-do attitude and a willingness to learn


Click Apply with an up to date CV,
references and covering letter explaining what you can bring
to our team.