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Port Assistant - Port Ellen

Employing Company:  CalMac Ferries Limited                    

Position:   Port Assistant 

Location   Port Ellen Ferry Terminal

Rate of Pay: £9.68 per hour

Contracted Hours:  40 hours per week 

Closing Date: September 2017

Ref:  1034-SB


Applications are invited for the position of Port Assistant based at Port Ellen Ferry Terminal. 

Reporting to the Port/Harbour Manager, you will need a flexible approach to your day-to-day responsibilities. Your duties will include; 

• All duties connected with ship movements, gangways and securing of vessels.

• Customer enquiries.

• Sales/collection of passenger/vehicle tickets.

• Cash handling.

• Use of VHF and PA Systems.

• Control of passengers and vehicles embarking and disembarking from vessels.


You must be computer literate, with excellent verbal and written communication skills. You are expected to have a flexible approach to working, as shift and weekend work will be involved. A full driving licence is essential.

You must be customer focused, have a clear understanding of the customer interface and have a proactive approach to customer care.

The successful candidate must be able to commute to the Port Ellen Ferry Terminal on a daily basis.  


Please apply below, submitting your CV, no later than  29 September 2017.


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