Recruitment

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

 

Watchpersons

Pentland Ferries are currently looking for both day and night Watchpersons for Pentland Ferries vessels. This will initially be a temporary contract for up to six months.

The hours will be 12 hour shifts on a one week on/one week off rota. Rate of pay can be provided to suitable candidates on request. Vessels will be based around mainland Orkney on main bus routes.

It would be advantageous to hold the following certificates; STCW Proficiency in Designated Security Duties/Security Awareness and Elementary Food Hygiene.

All applications will be treated as confidential.
To apply please send your CV and covering letter to:  recruitment@pentlandferries.co.uk

 

Stewards

We are looking for 2 Stewards to work on our busy passenger ro-ro service on the Pentland Firth Route onboard the MV Alfred. Starting mid October on a one year contract.

The rota is two weeks on/two weeks off. Wages will be paid at a competitive rate plus a workplace pension and discounted travel on the ferry. (Details can be provided to suitable candidates on request).

Applicants must be trained to STCW 95 standard (PST, PSSR, First-Aid and Fire-Fighting) and hold a valid medical certificate (ENG1). It is also necessary to hold a Food Hygiene Certificate as kitchen preparation will be required. It would be an advantage to hold the following certificates but not essential (Designated Security Duties, Crowd Control and Crisis Management).

All applications will be treated as confidential.
To apply please send your CV including a list of the certificates you hold to:  recruitment@pentlandferries.co.uk