Marine-based Job Opportunities

When joining UK Dredging you will find an environment that is both welcoming and challenging. We reward our employees well and offer an attractive employment package which includes competitive salary, 2 weeks on duty/2 weeks leave working pattern, company pension scheme, private medical insurance and fully funded travel, good opportunities for promotion and to progress certification, plus a range of other benefits.

Please note that UK Dredging undertake random screening for substance abuse and operate a zero tolerance policy. A medical will be required before starting any position. We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their background, which helps us to provide a diverse and inclusive working environment.

Current Vacancies

Master, Cherry Sand

UK Dredging have a vacancy for a Master on the Grab Dredger Cherry Sand.

Applicants are required to have:
  • In date ENG 1 Medical Certificate
  • Master's Certificate of Competency minimum 3,000gt
  • STCW Certification with required updates
Main Duties will include:
  • Management of all aspects of vessel's operations and undertaking all statutory duties of a ship's Master.
  • Ship handling and all navigational watch keeping duties including pilotage where appropriate.
  • Overall control, direction and monitoring of all aspects of the dredge process to ensure that dredging is being undertaken safely, efficiently and accurately.
  • Competency in the use and maintenance of the dredge guidance system.
  • Maintenance of accurate operational records.
  • Management and support of the shipboard safety management system.
  • Liaison with the Operations team, Engineering Department and clients representatives.
  • Responsibility for the ongoing management, development, and training of the team ensuring the jobholders have sufficient knowledge to be able to operate independently on a day-to-day basis.

Chief Mate, Cherry Sand

UK Dredging have a vacancy for a Chief Mate on the Grab Dredger Cherry Sand.

Applicants are required to have:
  • In date ENG 1 Medical Certificate
  • Chief Mate or Master's Certificate of Competency minimum 3,000gt
  • STCW Certification with required updates
Main Duties will include:
  • Ship handling and all navigational watch keeping duties including pilotage where appropriate.
  • Maintenance of Navigation Charts and publications ensuring that they are maintained up to date and that chart corrections are undertaken accurately and records maintained.
  • Close liaison with Master and Grab Driver to ensure dredging is being undertaken safely, efficiently and accurately.
  • Competency in the use of dredge guidance system.
  • Understudy to the Ships Master in all his duties and readiness to act in such capacity when required.
  • Lead, direct and supervise deck department in all deck cleaning, fabric and general maintenance duties.
  • Ensuring planned deck maintenance schedules are maintained and adhered to.
  • Maintenance of operational records, stock inventories and the like.
  • Support the shipboard Safety Management System.

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RECRUITMENT/EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES
Please note that UK Dredging does not wish to fill these positions via an agency. Please do not make unsolicited approaches with reference to the above post.