VTS Officer – (London/Kent)

VTS Officer – Permanent – London/Kent – Excellent package

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the UK busiest port authorities as VTS Officer. The role offers a very good salary plus overtime and great benefits

London VTS is responsible for the safe and efficient navigation of a diverse range of commercial and leisure vessels in the Thames Estuary and lower reaches of the river covering an area of approximately 600 square miles

The role:

As VTS Officer, you will be required to operate the latest state of the art surveillance and communications equipment and manage the navigational safety of the world’s largest ships down to the smallest recreational craft as well as protecting one of the most iconic and historical waterways. You will deal with the general public, berth operators and emergency services as well as communicating extensively with senior management, marine pilots, the harbour patrol service.

This is a highly rewarding role in one of the UK’s premier ports, an industry leading organisation which provides attractive benefits including career progression into supervisory and Harbour Master roles.

Experience Required:

The successful candidate will be required to obtain a V-103/1 VTS Operator Certificate and local knowledge endorsement. Marine qualifications such as STCW or relevant professional qualifications in a comparable industry such as Air Traffic Control would be advantageous but is not essential.

You must have right to work in the UK to be considered

To apply, please contact Tom Settle on 02392 322359 or send your CV to tsettle@navis-consulting.com

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