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  • Ref no: ARB06528
  • Published: 9/4/2020
  • Closes: 30/4/2020
  • Location: Ferry House, RNLI office, Port Askaig, Isle of Islay, PA46 7RB
  • Salary: £29,169.00 - £31,870.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Department:  Development and Infrastructure

Closing date: Thursday 30th April 2020


Argyll and Bute Council have a vacancy for a Boat Master for the Jura vehicle ferry that runs between Port Askaig and Feolin.  This is a permanent, full time post, 37 hours per week which are worked within a rotating shift pattern.  You will be expected to take part in the out of hours bookable sailings and callout to support emergency services.

The successful candidate will hold a Tier 2 Level 2 Boat Master Licence with passenger endorsement and an ENG1 or ML5 medical certificate.


Applicants should note that:-

This post is not suitable for job share.


To apply for this vacancy, please click on the Apply Now button at the top of this page.

If you would like clarification on any information contained within the vacancy advert and/or the job description you will require to speak with the recruiting manger, who is Robert Paton, Technical Officer (Ferries) on 07741 036246.

Please note that you cannot apply for this vacancy by contacting the recruiting manager, applications must be made by clicking on the Apply Now button at the top of this page.

Please also note that we do not accept CVs, only applications completed and submitted via the Apply Now button on this page.


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