Closing date: Sunday 25 August 2019

Group: Commercial Services

Hours: Full time, includes weekend working, and a rolling shift pattern

Tugmaster 2150 hours per annum

Floatperson 2128 hours per annum

Contract: Permanent

Location: Kingswear/Dartmouth, Devon

Salary:  Tugmaster £27,492 per annum, Floatperson £25,399 per annum


Exciting opportunities to join the Dartmouth Lower Ferry team have arisen and we are looking for both Tugmasters and Float Persons. 

Successful candidates will have boat handling skills and possess practical engineering experience as you will be required to work at the ferry workshop when necessary. Ideally you should also hold your PowerBoat Level 2 Certificate.

In addition, Tugmasters must hold their Boatmaster Licence.   All roles will involve cash handing and require excellent customer service skills.

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The IMPACT Behavioural Framework has been developed to support South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils' ambitions for their workforce. The framework aims to enhance both individual and organisational performance and will be applied in recruitment, performance management and career progression. It defines the behaviours that all colleagues across both councils are expected to consistently demonstrate at work.

Assessments will take place on 3 & 4 September 2019 at Follaton House, Totnes.

To apply for a Tugmaster role, please click on this APPLY NOW link.

To apply for a Floatperson role, please click on this APPLY NOW link.

These links will take you to a external link that will take you to Devon Jobs website to complete the application process.