Shipping Vacancies

MARINE SUPERINTENDENT

Ferguson Transport & Shipping are currently recruiting for a Marine Superintendent to deliver effective and efficient safety management for our fleet of 6 vessels. The successful candidate will have responsibility for full compliance with statutory and maritime regulations, and implementing and maintaining the health, safety, environmental and quality standards on-board.

The Marine Superintendent will be expected to lead by example, working closely with crew and shore staff to monitor and enhance operational performance and minimise risks.

Based in Corpach, Fort William, the role requires frequent travel to attend on-board our vessels based around the West Coast of Scotland.

Ideally applicants will hold and STCW II/2 CoC and have served as Master or Chief Officer, or have previous experience as a Marine Superintendent operating small cargo ships and workboats.

Salary is dependent on experience.

CHIEF MATE

Ferguson Transport & Shipping are currently recruiting for a Chief Mate for their 712gt cargo vessel which is based on the West Coast of Scotland.

Applicants must have Chief Mate (minimum II/2 near coastal) CoC/CEC, a valid ENG1 medical, Ship Security Officer (SSO) Certificate and STCW Certification.

The work pattern is circa. 28 days on / 28 days off.

For information on any other opportunities on board our vessels or to state your interest in any future vacancies, please contact Human Resources.

WORKBOAT SKIPPER

The successful applicant must have appropriate skipper/master’s certification (such as RYA/MCA Certificate of Competency, commercially endorsed), STCW certification along with a valid ENG 1.

AB/DECKHAND

The successful applicant must have STCW certification along with a valid ENG 1.

MASTER

Ferguson Shipping are currently recruiting for a Master, for their landing craft, based in the West Coast of Scotland. Must have CoC/CeC Master (minimum 200GT), valid STCW certification and an ENG 1.

Applicants for all vacancies must have previous experience in a similar role. Prior experience of crane operations would be an advantage but is not essential as training will be provided.

The working pattern is circa. 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off.

For further information or to apply for a career at Ferguson Transport & Shipping, please contact the Human Resources Department on: 01397 773 840 or email hr@fergusontransport.co.uk