Recruitment

Please see below for any current vacancies. To apply for a position below or to enquire about relief work please contact us.

Seasonal Check in Assistant April to October – St Margaret’s Hope

A vacancy has arisen for a part time Check-in assistant to assist the Chief Officer  and loading  crew at check in for all daily sailings in St Margarets Hope.  Hours are split shift and are currently, Monday to Friday:-

0645-0800

1000-1130

1530-1700

The weekly total is 21.25, however, extra hours may be required to cover delayed sailings, holidays and sickness, as required.  For details of this seasonal role, please send a covering e-mail together with your latest CV to neil@pentlandferries.co.uk.  Full job specification available to suitable applicants. Due to the nature of the shifts, this role may be more suited to someone living in the local area.

Chief Engineer – MV Pentalina 

We are currently looking for a permanent Chief Engineer to work on our busy passenger ro-ro service on the Pentland Firth Route onboard the MV Pentalina. Our crews work on an even time rota of 2 weeks on 2 weeks off. Wages will be paid at current Company rates. (Details can be provided to suitable candidates on request).

Applicants should have a ticket of at least III/2 Engineering and upto 3000kW or more. Applicants require to be trained to STCW 95 standard and hold a valid medical certificate (ENG1). Certificates in Designated Security Duties and Crowd Management would be an advantage.

To apply please send your CV including a list of the certificates you hold to recruitment@pentlandferries.co.uk.