Would you like to work with our friendly team at Yarmouth Harbour Commissioners, Isle of Wight?
Details of current job vacancies will be advertised on this page.
Harbour Water Taxi Driver/Fuel Berth Operative
Commencing 27 March to 30 September 2024
The post holder will be required to answer VHF radio and telephone calls from customers, organise the water taxi service and ensure the safe passage of customers whilst aboard the water taxi.
You will enjoy working with the general public, be self-motivated, versatile and enthusiastic, committed to maintaining high standards at all times. You will be organised, a good communicator, being honest, reliable and punctual.
It is essential that you possess a VHF Radio Licence, Minimum Power boat level 2 (Preferably commercially endorsed), Basic sea survival, A medical certificate ML5 or Eng1 and a Local Authority Boatman’s Licence (or be in a position to obtain them prior to the start date) and that you are able to work on your own initiative, at times without direct supervision.
Previous IT and cash handling experience is required.
A rota system is in operation covering 7 days a week including unsocial hours, weekends, and Bank and Public holidays. Flexibility within the rota is crucial.
Uniform clothing, PPE and training will be provided.
To find out more please call and ask for Scott Neill or Lisa Bridges on 01983 760321.