Marine Operations Assistant

  • Job posted:
  • Terms:
  • Employer:
    Red Ensign Maritime Training Limited
  • Hours:
    Full time
  • Job Title:
    Marine Operations Assistant
  • Salary:
    According to Experience
  • Location:

Red Ensign Maritime Training Limited offers UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA), Seafish Industry Authority and Royal Yachting Association (RYA) approved courses including the internationally recognised STCW training.

We are currently recruiting for a Marine Operations Assistant to join our well-established team based in Cowes, Isle of Wight.

Some of the key areas of responsibility will include:


  • Prepare, set up and break down of all training courses
  • Ensuring there is adequate support and safety cover for all courses, such as firefighting, personal survival techniques, PSCRB, FRB.
  • Set up classes for next day’s training courses with reference to paperwork provided by the main admin office.
  • Training centre maintenance as required and directed by the Operations Manager and Bosun
  • Undertaking manual work when required such as repairs to Pontoons, traingin facilities etc.
  • Centre cleaning as and when required covering all training rooms/offices/galley and crew mess rooms
  • Maintenance of equipment including fire extinguishers, BA, Life rafts etc.
  • Washing of all clothes used in training and ensuring adequate supplies of clean towels for both students and working areas are available.
  • Regularly check and restock provisions
  • Undertake any repairs considering Health & Safety reporting any defects to the line manager
  • Support office personnel

Customer Care Duties

  • Ensure the safety of students at all times
  • Demonstrate sensitivity to student needs and circumstances.
  • Ensure all access to the centre is secure as required by company policy and procedure
  • Ensure the orderliness and cleanliness of the centre in order to create a good atmosphere for clients and visitors

The Ideal Candidate:

  • STCW Basic Safety Certificates preferred but not essential
  • Marine operations, maritime training operations or maintenance background
  • Clean Driving Licence
  • This position is dependent upon successful DBS check

If you have the relevant experience then please apply telling us why you would suit this role.

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