Marine Fitter

40 hour week | Competitive salary and benefits | Opportunities for career development.

You’ll work as part of a team that provides an all-encompassing and proactive service maintaining the Authority’s fleet of vessels in accordance with manufacturers’ recommendations.

Your primary activities will include: working on marine engines, gearboxes and vessels’ stern gear – as well as ancillary equipment such as mechanical, hydraulic or electrical systems.

You will also conduct planned maintenance regimes and undertake vessel refits as well as maintaining non-marine industrial plant, structures, vehicles and equipment.

Video: Our Marine Engineering Manager Brian Hill provides an insight into the role the team plays within the Authority.

About you

Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate a marine engineering background with evidence of vessel refits and planned maintenance systems.

Most importantly we’re looking for a team player who is able to use their own initiative, has a flexible, can-do attitude and is reliable.

Download – Role specification pack

Please send your CV to Human Resources Department, Harwich Haven Authority, Harbour House, The Quay, Harwich, Essex, CO12 3HH or email to

Closing date: 30 July 2018

Interviews: August 2018