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Trainee Pilot – Gloucester UK

Recruiter
Gloucester Pilots
Posted
24 June 2020
Contract Type
Due to an unexpected early retirement Gloucester Pilots are looking for a trainee pilot to join this small team of self employed pilots primarily serving the port of Sharpness. The Gloucester Harbour Area is a unique, complex and dynamic district with the second highest tidal range in the world. Handling vessels up to 8000 tonnes deadweight this is very much a hands on role and the ideal candidate will be an experienced mariner. Preference will be given to those candidates with previous ship handling and/or pilotage experience. You will be a team player. The successful candidate will benefit from an excellent self employed package. Further information can be found from our website www.gloucesterpilots.co.uk In the first instance please register your interest with current CV to Gloucester Pilots email sharpnesspilots@gmail.com or click banner below.
Salary
TBA
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Great Yarmouth – Norfolk UK

Recruiter
Peel Ports
Posted
30 April 2020
Location
Great Yarmouth
Contract Type
This role will include the following responsibilities: - Pilot all classes of vessel with or without the use of tugs; in accordance with the Marine Management Safe systems and Standard Operating Procedures - Prepare and agree passage plans to allow vessels to perform their operations and to leave safely upon completion - Develop effective working relationships with other Pilots, the Marine Operations department, Tug Crews and Boat Crews - Obtain River Pilot authorisation and progress to Outer Harbour qualification within an agreed timescale - Attend training courses, work alongside Senior Pilots and gain experience on larger vessels, for progression through the pilotage authorisation system for the Outer Harbour - Assist, support and advise within the Ship’s Bridge Management team in the safe navigation and pilotage of vessels - Work as part of a team to ensure all safety & operational requirements are met - Obtain first authorisation within an agreed timescale Required Experience Applicants interested in this role should ideally possess the following skills and experience: - Previous Pilotage experience in tidal conditions with narrow channels would be highly advantageous, or possession of a local pilotage exemption certificate - STCW 11/2 Master Unlimited Certificate is desirable, preferably with an ECDIS endorsement or equivalent - A valid ENG1 Seafarer Medical Certificate or equivalent - A flexible approach to challenging environments - Hands on experience of ship manoeuvrability, handling and berthing with knowledge of different propulsion systems - Able to use initiative and experienced in making quick and informed decisions - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - A full, valid driving licence is essential
Salary
TBA
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