Port Operative

Stornoway Port Authority currently has a vacancy for a Port Operative.

The Port Authority is going through a period of change, where a number of major expansion opportunities are being progressed and we are looking for motivated individuals who will thrive on the challenge of developing with the Port.

The successful candidate will provide support in the daily running of the port and its assets. The aim is, as a team, to provide a high-quality service to all stakeholders and help support operations throughout the port.

The work involves the servicing of arriving/departing vessels and maintenance within the port area. Some maritime knowledge is desirable but not essential as training will be given.  A driving licence is required.

Port Operatives work on a flexible shift basis 24/7 in support of port operations, maintenance and will include weekends and public holidays.

A competitive salary will be offered based on the successful candidates’ experience.    

An application form and job description can be downloaded from Stornoway Port Authority website:  www.stornowayportauthority.com/about-us/vacancies/

Applications can be submitted to vacancies@stornowayport.com. For further information on the post, please contact us on 01851 702688.

Closing date for applications is 29 July at 12 noon.

Job Description 

Application Form