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Careers

WORKING WITH PREMIER MARINAS 

We embrace the concepts of team working to achieve high levels of productivity and quality standards through employees who think and act as part of management.

We adopt an integrated management team approach, with problem solving and decision making being effected quickly at the lowest level and without undue bureaucracy.

To achieve this, we recognise the benefit derived from investing in people through training and development to constantly improve efficiency, productivity, quality and satisfaction in employment through a mutual recognition of each others' motivations and goals. Premier Marinas Limited has held the Investors in People accreditation since 2000.

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Current vacancies:

Boat Yard Operative – Chichester

The position of "Boatyard Operative" has become available at Premier's Chichester Marina. This position covers many aspects of the day to day running of a busy, proactive site with a new purpose built boatyard and 50ft boatshed.

The key areas of responsibility for this position are:

Boat Yard Operations - Working within a team to conduct boat lifting & launching using a 65T &35T boat hoist.
Assisting the Lock Master with boat moving and the towing of vessels within the marina.

Boat Yard and boating experience is preferred but not essential. Applicants must have a full clean UK driving license.

This position involves outdoor working and candidates should be prepared to work weekends as the Company promotes and develops the boating lifting service to customers.
If you are interested in this position please contact Tracey Jefkins by 24th July 2015 with a covering letter and a copy of your CV at Head Office, Swanwick Marina, Swanwick, Southampton, Hants, SO31 1ZL. Successful applicants will be contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date.

Dry Stack Operative – Gosport Marina

The position of "Dry Stack Operative" has become available at Premier's Gosport Marina. This position covers many aspects of the day to day running of a busy Dry Stack with a new purpose built rack extension. The key areas of responsibility for this position are:

  • Dry Stack Operations - Working within a team to conduct the day to day movement of vessels within the Dry Stack. 
  • Assisting the marina team with boat moving/towing of vessels within the marina and light maintenance tasks. 
  • Assisting the boatyard team with lifting operations as required.
  • Dry Stack and boating experience is preferred but not essential. Applicants must have a full clean UK driving license.
 
This position involves outdoor working and candidates should be prepared to work on a rota system including some weekends and Bank Holidays .

If you are interested in this position please contact Tracey Jefkins by 27th July 2015 with a covering letter and a copy of your CV at Head Office, Swanwick Marina, Swanwick, Southampton, Hants, SO31 1ZL. Successful applicants will be contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date.


Vacancy at Swanwick Marina – Dockmaster

A vacancy has arisen and we are looking for an individual who has the necessary experience, passion and focus in providing excellent levels of customer service.
Dockmasters must be able to demonstrate an understanding of:
  • Operation of Boatyard plant and equipment is desirable, but not essential.
  • Boat driving/towing in and around the marina.
  • Personal pride and passion for delivering outstanding levels of customer service.
  • “A can do” attitude and flexible approach to team work.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Ability to understand and deliver excellent customer service.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to both marina and boatyard operations.
  • Ability to learn and use Havenstar.
  • The management of marina berths and the handling of money and recording data.
The role includes outdoor working in all weathers on a shift rota which will include some weekends, bank/public holidays and nights.  The normal shift pattern will be 4 x 12 hours on and 4 x 12 hours off alternating between days and nights. Previous experience would be a major advantage but training, where required, will be given. A full diving license is essential.

If you would like to be part of a team delivering excellent customer service and believe you have the key skills and knowledge required please apply in writing to Tracey Jefkins, HR Manager supported by a current CV and covering letter describing why you are applying for the role. E-mail address traceyj@premiermarinas.com

Closing date for applications: Monday 27th July 2015.  Successful applicants will be contacted and invited for interview within 2 weeks of the closing date.


Marina Hosts – Brighton Marina
We are looking for an outgoing individual with a passion for delivering the highest level of customer service. As the face and personality of Premier Marinas you will play a vital part in how we are viewed by customers and visitors to our sites. You must have pride in yourself, the quality of your work and your place of work.  The role will be demanding at times and therefore the personal qualities we are looking for are:
  • Strong & confident interpersonal skills 
  • Professional friendly manner
  • Ability and willingness to work on your own initiative and be proactive
  • Reliable with a  strong sense of responsibility
  • Calm, polite and can work under pressure
  • Comfortable working outside and near the water
You will be working as part of a rota system with summer and winter hours depending on the demand of the marina, this role will also include working some weekends and bank holidays.
 
If you believe you have the skills we are looking for please send a CV and covering letter to Tracey Jefkins, Head of HR, Premier Marinas Head Office, Swanwick Marina, Swanwick, Southampton, Hants. SO31 1ZL or e-mail traceyj@premiermarinas.com  with the heading ‘Marina Host’.

Closing dates for applications is 1st August 2015, successful applicants will be contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date.

Boat Yard Operative – Brighton Marina

The position of "Boatyard Operative" has become available at Premier's Brighton Marina. This position covers many aspects of the day to day running of a busy, proactive site. The key areas of responsibility for this position are:

Boat Yard Operations - Working within a team to conduct boat lifting & launching using a 40T boat hoist.
Assisting the Berthing Master with boat moving and the towing of vessels within the marina.

Boat Yard and boating experience is preferred but not essential. A full clean UK driving license is required.

This position involves outdoor working and candidates should be prepared to work weekends and Bank Holidays as the Company promotes and develops the boating lifting service to customers.

If you are interested in this position please apply in writing to Tracey Jefkins by 1st August 2015 with a covering letter and a copy of your CV to traceyj@premiermarinas.com  by post to Premier Marinas, Had Office, Swanwick Marina, Southampton, Hants. SO31 1ZL.  Successful applicants will be contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date.