Vacancies

We currently have the following vacancies

DEPUTY HARBOURMASTER / PILOT

Terms and conditions to be discussed during interview

Qualifications / Experience required: preferably Masters Unlimited STCW certificate of competency, although a lesser license maybe acceptable depending on experience. Proven ship handling experience.

FUNCTION:

Deputy Harbourmaster providing a high level of marine expertise at all times. Deputise for the Harbourmaster as required.

Licensed Pilot assisting and advising shipmasters in the safe navigation of their vessels within the Pilotage Limits of the Dee Estuary Pilotage Area.

MAJOR TASKS:

Deputy Harbourmaster Function

Ensure all Harbourmaster’s instructions are carried out at all times and deputise for him during his absence. Assist with the continued development of, and compliance with, the Port’s Safe Management System incorporating all aspects of the Port Marine Safety Code. Assist in the conduct and review Risk Assessments to ensure that all marine operations remain as reasonable practicable.

Maintain the port’s aids to navigation to the highest standard ensuring the requirements of the General Lighthouse Authority are adhered to, review and maintain the planned maintenance program. Any defect is to be corrected as soon as practical, issue Local Notice to Mariners as required and record details of defect and rectification on the PANAR website.

Deputise for the Port Facilities Security Officer.

Supervise the boat crew ensuring that the port’s dredger, workboat and pilot vessel are maintained to a high standard and meet the requirements of Class, Flag and workboat code and that all certification remains in date.

To assist in undertaking and processing of Hydrographic surveys in accordance with the Port’s Hydrographic Survey Plan.

In addition to undertake any other duties as necessary to meet the needs of the business including support of and contributing to commercial opportunities as they arise.

Pilot Function

Safe and efficient Pilotage of all types of vessels to all berths within the Port of Mostyn and other jetties and anchorages within the Dee Estuary Pilotage Area. Provide a high level of marine expertise at all times to ensure safe and smooth marine operations within the Port.

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