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Pierowall Pier, KW17 2DL
£12.17 per hour
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Enterprise and Sustainable Regeneration
Marine Services and Transportation
Gill Pier, Westray

Relief Pier Worker

Hours are offered on an as and when required basis
£12.17 per hour (including Distant Islands Allowance)
A shift Allowance will be paid for unsocial hours worked where appropriate.

Applications are invited for the above position working within Marine Services and Transportation.

The Pier Worker will participate in OIC Marine Services Safety Management System in accordance with the Port Marine Safety Code and associated plans referenced to in the Safety Management System policy document.

Duties will include instructing vessels where to berth and you will assist with the berthing and sailings of vessels to and from the piers. You will also ensure that the Harbour Byelaws are complied with. Additionally, you will ensure the harbour premises are kept clean and tidy. You will also be responsible for completing and forwarding all required documentation to the Harbour Authority at Scapa as and when required.

This post is subject to Basic Disclosure Scotland clearance.

You should be able to travel efficiently and effectively between various work locations within Orkney to meet the operational requirement of the Service.

For an informal discussion regarding the post please contact Alistair Cameron, Assistant Harbour Master (Operations), Tel 01856 873636 or email

Closing Date: Sunday 9 April 2023

Please note that interview expenses are not payable for this post.

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