Quick Job Search
Select a job category
Select a date period
Select Salary Band value
Enter your search text

Pilot / Deputy Harbour Master

Organisation Logo

Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Please see advert text
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 05/06/2018 12:00
Grade 10 £43,757 - £47,628 plus a market supplement to pay the equivalent of £48,278 p.a. (subject to review December 2019)
Job Category:
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Port of Sunderland
Post Number:

Job details 

Closing date:
5 Jun

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Permanent - incorporating a rotational day and night pattern, including weekends and statutory holidays

Applications are invited for the position of Pilot/Deputy Harbour Master with the Port of Sunderland, a municipal port owned by Sunderland City Council. The successful candidate will have commitment and enthusiasm to meet these challenges.

The role will involve piloting of a wide range of vessel types and sizes, besides deputising for the Harbour Master and dealing with daily operational port requirements.

Previous experience as a Class 1 pilot would be advantageous, but not essential, as full training will be given providing qualification criteria are met.

While applicants should preferably hold a STCW II/2 Master or Chief Mate’s certificate of competency with command experience, consideration will be given to mariners holding other recognised certificates of competency and possessing comprehensive ship handling experience with knowledge of navigating within the Pilotage District.

You will be required to undertake a probationary period as Trainee Marine Pilot, this period being subject to relevant experience and aptitude. You will be expected to demonstrate an enthusiastic and motivated approach to all aspects of your employment in return for a stimulating and rewarding career.

As part of the process psychometrics and a simulator test will be used.

For an informal discussion on pilotage opportunities within the Port of Sunderland, please telephone Captain AK Ullah (Harbour Master) on 0191 553 2146 or email captain.ullah@sunderland.gov.uk

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Services Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: ijm@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.

We anticipate interviews will take place week commencing 25th June 2018 Closing date for applications is Monday 4th June, 2018.

Back to top