Port and Harbour Engineer

  • Job posted:
    12/04/2018
  • Terms:
    Permanent
  • Employer:
    The Port of Ramsgate
  • Hours:
    Full-Time
  • Job Title:
    Port and Harbour Engineer
  • Salary:
    £41,256 per annum, with opportunity for progression to £47,028
  • Location:
    Port of Ramsgate

The Port of Ramsgate incorporating the Royal Harbour Marina combines a commercial port with a busy 700 berth leisure marina.

The port is the operational base for 4 offshore wind farms and also accommodates aggregates import as well as larger Ro-Ro vessels and project cargoes. The adjacent Royal Harbour is home to an established fishing fleet, and a mixture of permanent and visitor moorings with modern vessel facilities and customer amenities.

Main Duties

This is an exciting opportunity to manage both wet and dry infrastructure at the Port and Harbour and coordinate an extensive maintenance programme.  The role will include the project management of major engineering improvement schemes and leading an in-house maintenance team.  As an engineering professional you will develop scheme designs and undertake procurement and supervision of works including budgetary control of projects.  You will work closely with the Harbour Master and Maritime Operations Manager to deliver a high quality service to customers in a historic and picturesque harbour setting as well as facilitating port business by managing and maintaining heavy maritime infrastructure in the adjacent port.

The Port of Ramsgate is a Municipal Port owned and operated by Thanet District Council.  The post includes generous annual leave, flexible working, a 37 hour week, as well as access to the local government pension scheme.

Interviews are scheduled to take place during the week commencing 21st May 2018.
Closing Date: Friday 4th May 2018

To apply or make contact for an informal discussion about this post please follow this link: https://www.thanet.gov.uk/about-us/jobs/

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