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Assistant Harbour Master/Pilot

  • Post Date:2nd August 2019
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2 Applications
  • Offered Salary £50,000 or more
    Salary £55k to £60k
Job Description

Starting salary – circa £55k to £60k

Negotiable depending on level of CoC & experience

Newhaven Port & Properties Ltd are the Statutory and Competent Harbour Authority for the Port of Newhaven in East Sussex.

The Port has a mix of commercial, fishing and recreational business with the core business being the cross channel ferry service to Dieppe. Vessels handled are presently up to 145m. Planning permission and a Marine Licence have been granted for the construction of a new 300m outer berth.

We require all applicants to hold an STCW CoC Masters Unlimited or Chief Mates Unlimited. Previous ship handling/pilotage experience will be an advantage.

Duties will include assisting the Harbour Master in the day to day running of the port in addition to training to become a fully authorised Pilot. The training period is expected to take approximately 12 months. There will be a salary increase on successful completion of pilotage training, examination and authorisation.

Once authorised, the basic work pattern will be 5 days on/5 days off to include shift work, on-call, working nights, weekends, bank holidays.

It is necessary that applicants are prepared to relocate within a reasonable timescale and permanently reside within 5 miles of the Port. A reasonable contribution will be made for moving expenses.

Please send your full CV to bev.lawrence@newhavenport.com including details of present position, your notice period and your availability to attend an interview.

Closing date for applications is 23rd August 2019.