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Job Vacancy - Assistant Harbour Master/Pilot

Vacancy for Assistant Harbour Master/Pilot £41 - £46k

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, with the core business being the cross channel ferry service to Dieppe. Vessels handled are presently up to 145m, but with planning permission in place for a new 300m berth and the imminent commencement of construction of the Rampion Offshore Windfarm, the potential for larger vessels to be using the port in the future is possible.

We require all applicants to hold a Masters unlimited CoC.

Duties will include assisting the Harbour Master in the day to day running of the port in addition to training to be a fully authorised Pilot. Pilotage training is expected to take approximately one year. The starting salary is £41k, rising to £46k on successful completion of pilotage training and authorisation.

Duties include shiftwork; on-call; working nights; weekends; bank holidays.

Please send full CV including present position, salary and notice period to

Closing date is 31st October 2015 with interviews for short listed applicants during November/December.