Relief Pier Worker Loth and Kettletoft

Orkney Islands Council

  • Location: Orkney
  • £8.51 per hour, G237
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Please see description
  • Reference: ORK02989


Marine Services

Relief Pier Worker, Loth and Kettletoft

Hours are offered on an as and when required basis
£9.60 per hour (Including Distant Islands Allowance)

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

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.

The Pier Master’s duties will include instructing vessels where to berth and will assist with the berthing and sailings of vessels to and from the piers. They will also ensure that the Harbour Byelaws are complied with. Additionally, the Pier Master will have the responsibility for the safe operation and routine maintenance of the Linkspan as well as ensuring the harbour premises are kept clean and tidy. They will also be responsible for completing and forwarding all required documentation to the Harbour Authority at Scapa as and when required.

You will need to be flexible in the times that you work to ensure a presence at the pier for the arrival and departure of vessels. Additionally, a marine background would be preferred.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Mr Alistair Wylie on 01856 873636.

Closing Date: Sunday 6 January 2019

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

Orkney Islands Council ensures that the pay for all posts meets the Scottish Local Government Living Wage.

Applications must be made online at

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