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Assistant Harbour Master (Dredging)

  • Post Date:13th March 2019
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2 Applications
  • Rank Master
    Vessel Type Dredgers
    Offered Salary £30,000-£39,999
  • Salary Salary commencing £32,305 per annum
Job Description

Scarborough Borough Council – Ports Section

Assistant Harbour Master (Dredging)

Salary commencing £32,305 per annum

(pay award pending)

The primary role is to command and ensure the safe and efficient operation of the Council’s dredging system, and also to assist with port management and general operations of the Authority’s harbours; Whitby, Scarborough and Filey.  Applicants must have a minimum qualification to act as Master <500t with previous command experience.

The vessel has no accommodation therefore the role is predominantly day work Mon-Fri. A generous relocation package is available where appropriate.  The position will occasionally require the successful applicant to undertake periods of external contractual dredging works for which additional payments will be made.  (Dredging experience is an advantage but not essential full training will be provided).

This exciting opportunity would suit an individual who is considering a shore position to seek career development.  A flexible and diverse working environment exists within an area of outstanding natural beauty offering enhanced lifestyle opportunities.

A generous holiday entitlement is provided together with membership of the local government pension scheme.

For an informal discussion please contact the Borough Harbour Master on 01947 602354.

Further information and  to apply online visit our website   Vacancy details are also available from Customer First, Scarborough Borough Council, Town Hall, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HG. Telephone (01723) 232323.

Written application forms should be returned to Human Resources, Town Hall, St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HG in an envelope marked “Private and Confidential, Application for Assistant Harbour Master (Dredger)”.

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 5 April 2019

Interviews: 11 & 12 April 2019

If candidates have not heard from us by this date they have been unsuccessful.