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Boatyard Operative – Sovereign Harbour Marina, Eastbourne

Closing Date31 May 2020
Valid From21 May 2020

The position of Boatyard Operative has become available at Premier Marinas’ Sovereign Harbour. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual, with a flexible work ethic, to join a fast paced team on a busy marina with a great location. 

Sovereign Harbour has purpose built boatyard operating specialist plant to include a 60 ton travel hoist. The boatyard team also tow vessels within the marina and provide an out of hours emergency lift service on a rota basis.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Ability to understand and deliver excellent customer service
  • Flexibility and adaptability to both marina and boatyard operations
  • Working knowledge of vessel design and keel types
  • Previous hands on vessel experience, ideally including towing of vessels
  • Experience of operating plant and machinery
  • Ability to learn and use computer software systems
  • “A can do" attitude and flexible approach to team work
  • This role includes working outdoors in all weathers and working some weekends and bank holidays

Previous experience would be a major advantage but training, where required, will be given.

A full clean UK driving license is essential.

If you would like to be part of a team delivering excellent customer service and believe you have the key skills and knowledge required please apply to Tracey Jefkins, Head of HR, at supported by a current CV and covering letter describing why you are applying for the role along with your salary expectations.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 31st May 2020. Successful applicants will be contacted within 5 days of the closing date. Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK. Our Applicant Privacy policy is available on our website.

Apply ToTracey Jefkins
Company NamePremier Marinas
AddressSovereign Harbour Marina, North Lockside, Pacific Drive, Sovereign Harbour, Eastbourne, BN23 5BJ
East Sussex
BN23 5BJ
Job TypeMarina Staff
Job RegionSouth East England incl. London

How to apply

If you would like more information about this vacancy, please contact Tracey Jefkins