Ventnor Marina: Dry Dock Operative and Harbourmaster

Permanent 30 Hour Contract

We are looking for a Dry Dock operative/Harbourmaster to join our team at Ventnor Marina on the Grand Union Canal.

We pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer service to our current and future moorers, and the new team member will play a key part in this. The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic individual who can work flexibly within a small team, with a ‘can do’ attitude. The priority for the role is to provide a blacking service for narrowboats and maintenance of the marina.

Activities include; Preparation and Blacking of narrowboats, regular boat checks, maintaining the marina infrastructure including pontoons and buildings, selling moorings, general customer service and assisting with administration. Welding experience would be an advantage.

You will need to be comfortable in a customer facing role and be able to deal with phone calls and some paperwork.

A full-time position (30 Hours) working 9-4, Monday to Friday, and out of hours emergency phone cover on a rota. You will need to live close by (or onsite) to fulfil your work commitments.

A berth is available for the successful candidate if required.

For further information please contact Karen (Marina Manager) 01926 815023 or Email:

To make an application, please send your CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability and experience relating to the role to the email address above.