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Marina Operative

Full Time Permanent Position – Salary £20,000 – £25,000 DOE

Parkstone Bay is a family business with a small and dedicated team. We are looking for an enthusiastic marina operative to join us.

The role requires a high skill and experience level in the use of machinery for boat haulage and movement, including negative drop.

Further to the above, the role is diverse and team members are required to participate in activities relating to all areas of the business. This provides an opportunity to enjoy a full and interesting working environment, suited to a candidate with a common sensical approach and ‘can-do’ attitude.

The following are included in the role but successful applicants will be given a more detailed role description.

Launching of boats on dry berthing, using negative drop and slipway methods
Boat haulage, pressure washing and blocking off
Boat towing and water taxi
General grounds maintenance and presentation
Fuelling vessels
Mooring servicing
Interaction with customers to provide welcoming and helpful atmosphere at marina

The skills required for the role are as follows:

Forklift licence or practical ability displayed for in house training – Negative Drop (Wiggins Marina Bull)
Practical skills – ability to learn and pick up new skills easily
Able to work as part of a team or individually
Good customer service skills
Good understanding of boats and / or watersports activities
Positive and enthusiastic approach to work
RYA Powerboat Level II preferred

Due to the nature of the business, weekend work is essential with time off in lieu during the week. Hours vary seasonally and can be discussed further at interview.

Please submit your CV with a covering letter to Mark Dillon, Marina Manager on