Depute Harbour Master/Pilot, Perth Harbour (PKC02485)

Perth and Kinross Council
£29,657 - £33,373 per year
07 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Depute Harbour Master/Pilot (Permanent) (PKC02485)
£29,657 - £33,373
Perth Harbour

Please note: Interviews for this post will be held on Monday 7 November 2016.

As part of the Investment Section within Planning and Development, the postholder will support the Harbour Master for efficiently and effectively managing the port and navigation district of Perth Harbour to meet the requirements of customers, statutory bodies, and Perth & Kinross Council. The postholder will also be responsible for the piloting of ships on the River Tay in Perth waters, with existing Pilots.

We are looking for a pro-active and dynamic individual with experience in navigating commercial coastal cargo vessels and experience in Harbour operations and port management. The postholder will display a high level of customer care and attention to health and safety requirements and team working.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees. One should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

For further information on this post, please contact John Taylor on 01738 624056.

The Individual

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

See also:
Depute Harbour master-Pilot - Job Profile.doc