HomeScuba NewsBoat manager needed for Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust

Boat manager needed for Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust


Want to help look after whales, dolphins and turtles off the west coast of Scotland?

Then the Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust want to hear from you!

The Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust is looking for a boat manager for its 39-year-old ketch research vessel Silurian, which embarks on trips around the Highlands and Islands each season – and was featured in the landmark BBC series Blue Planet.

The part-time job is offered with a two-year contract to January 2023 Рwith the potential to extend Рand is worth £27,000 a year, pro rata.

Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust
Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust

The ad states that ‘the role is a unique position, pivotal to the delivery¬†of our core research and education programmes on board our charity-owned and operated vessel, Silurian. The boat manager is responsible for the crew, overseeing boat operations, and undertaking maintenance for Silurian.’

It continued: ‘We are looking for somebody with a passion for our seas and wildlife and a desire to make our vessel, Silurian, the best it can be. We are seeking an enthusiastic selfmotivator, familiar with commercial vessel requirements, experienced in boat maintenance, with outstanding communication skills.’

The deadline for applications is 30 November.

Facebook Comments

Connect With Us


Scuba Diver Articles

green list

So what dive locations are on the ‘green list’?

The government has revealed the UK travel 'green list' - for holidays abroad that can be taken without the need for quarantine on return...
Currents of Raja Ampat

Currents of Raja Ampat

Facebook Comments