Utility Vessel Skipper, Orkney and Shetland


07 Jun 19

Application Deadline

21 Jun 19

We’re now recruiting for an experienced Skipper for our new Utility Vessel that will service our Northern Isles farms in Orkney and Shetland. 

We are expecting to take delivery of the vessel in August 2019, so we're looking for someone to influence aspects of the build and truly make the vessel “their own”.

About the role
The all new 22m service vessel will provide vital support to our Orkney and Shetland Marine farms assisting with a varied range of tasks including moorings, fish health treatments, net changing, feed supply and distribution. Shifts will consist of two weeks on, two weeks off.

About you
The ideal candidate will have extraordinary practical experience and skills, be a great people person, and be highly safety conscious with commercially endorsed Yachtmaster offshore qualification or equivalent. Experience with gridwork and moorings is essential, preferably with a sound mechanical background.

The package
The role comes with a competitive salary reflective of experience, discretionary company bonus, pension support, life cover, occupational health support, structured training plan, as well as the offer of subsidised gym membership and a cycle to work scheme.

How to apply
It's quick and easy to apply. Simply download an application form here. Should you have any questions about the role please contact the HR team on 01786 445521 (dial 1) or email recruitment@scottishseafarms.com. You have until Friday 21 June to apply.

Please note, we are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, you must be able to provide documentation of your right to work in the UK.