Bideford, Devon
£66 per day retainer rate plus £363.60 per pilotage movement
06 Oct 2017
19 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

We are looking for suitably qualified and enthusiastic individual or a recognised South West pilotage Company to take on the role of Marine pilot on the Rivers Taw and Torridge.

You will possess STCW Master Mariners Certificate and valid ENG1 Medical Certificate and have previous pilotage and/or Senior Deck Officer experience. Applicants with lesser qualifications would be considered based on relevant seagoing experience.

The ideal candidate would be an excellent ship handler and communicator and have the motivation and commitment to learn busy and complex rivers. Full training will be provided as part of the pilotage authorisation procedure and in line with national occupational standard for pilots.

Bideford harbour carried out fifty ship movements in the year 2016 and the authority would be looking to recompense the successful candidate on the basis of ship by ship movements.

For an informal discussion please contact the Paul Labistour, Harbour Master on 07581 363 152 or email: Paul.Labistour@torridge.gov.uk.

For further details and an application form please visit our website: www.torridge.gov.uk/pilot or email careers@torridge.gov.uk

Please note we will not accept C.V.'s

Closing Date: 19 October 2017 at midday

Interview Date: Week commencing 6 November 2017

If you have not heard by the interview date, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.