Marine support assistant coxswain

Salary circa £29k | benefits package

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Marine Support Assistant Coxswain within Harwich Haven Authority – one of the UK’s largest trust ports – which delivers a 365 days a year service. The role provides maintenance and seamanship support services that enable the conservancy function of the Authority to be met.

The role has many demanding tasks, so you’ll need to have the ability to undertake a range of minor repairs and maintenance tasks while also developing the skills to work on conservancy vessels and Pilot Launches as required. Equally important, you’ll need to demonstrate a commitment to our people behaviours and values. You will also need to be an effective communicator, co-ordinator and be accustomed to working effectively under pressure in a challenging environment.

Working within the Marine Support department demands a high level of flexibility and a willingness to be trained on a variety of equipment. A full UK Driving Licence is also required.

Full training will be provided for the right applicant.

In return, and recognising the value of the role, we are offering an excellent employment package, which includes a pension, private healthcare and ongoing training opportunities.


If you have the required skills, and are passionate about working with us we would love to hear from you.

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Please send a covering letter and a copy of your CV to Louise Hodgson-Darnell, HR Manager

Application closing date – Friday 28 February 2020 


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