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Master (Fixed Term)

  • Post Date:17th July 2019
  • Views 556
2 Applications
  • Rank Master
    Vessel Type Ferries
    Salary Competitive
Job Description

Master (Fixed Term)

With employment to commence immediately we are seeking to recruit a fixed term Master on our Lymington – Yarmouth service. The successful candidate will hold a Master Unlimited Certificate of Competency and preferably have previous experience gained as a Master or Chief Officer working on ferries.

You will be required to show strong skills in:

  • Leadership and Management
  • Ship handling
  • Bridge Team Management
  • On Board Operations
  • Communication skills at all levels afloat and ashore.
  • Crew Development

As Master, you will lead standards on board. These include:

  • The effective implementation and development of the Safety Management System
  • Develop a culture of continuous improvement
  • Operational efficiency and punctuality
  • Effective engagement by all crew members with the customer
  • Active support for the development of all aspects of customer service
  • Prompt circulation of relevant company operations and safety communications
  • Crew performance, attendance and reliability
  • Crew appearance and presentation
  • Planned and Corrective Maintenance

In return we offer a competitive salary and the opportunity to work at sea but still go home at night!

Wightlink employees enjoy a comprehensive range of travel and retail benefits.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to

Closing date for applications: 31 July 2019