Harbour Assistant

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Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Highland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
26 Apr 2019
Closes
24 May 2019
Sectors
Engineering, Defence
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
Our client is looking for an experienced Harbour Assistant based in Uig to assist the Harbour Master to undertake the statutory roles and responsibilities of the post.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
•Undertake harbour husbandry duties to ensure that all infrastructure is in reasonable condition for safe use and access by the public.
•Assist the Harbour Master in applying the rules and regulations, including bye-laws, pertaining to the operation of the harbour in an impartial manner.
•Work rotations with other Harbour staff.
•Operate the fork lift truck and other material handling
•Assist in the mooring of the ferry and other vessels, including rope handling.

Person specification:
•Driving licence is essential
•Experience of applying up to date health and safety knowledge in the workplace, with a good safety record
•Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
•Able to manually handle light to medium-weight loads
•Understanding of the day to day activities that take place in a port