Port Hydrographer
Port of Dover

Port Hydrographer (One Year Placement)

Location: Dover

Salary: £25,000 DOE + Benefits

Other benefits:

Port of Dover

With millions of passengers, cars, trucks, motorcycles and buses passing through on cross-Channel ferries each year, it's no wonder we're known as the 'Gateway to Europe'.

Our award-winning cruise port, one of the busiest in the UK, hosts some of the world's most prestigious cruise lines. Our portfolio is diverse other successful business include a cargo terminal, award winning marina and several niche activities.

This is truly an exciting time to be part of our growing organisation. The Dover Western Docks Revival Project, the single biggest investment undertaken by the Port, will create a purpose-built cargo and logistics facility at the Port, which currently handles up to £122 billion of UK trade each year.  

Job Summary

You will undertake hydrographic surveys within Dover Harbour and its associated approaches, verifying and processing the data collected, to produce periodic bathymetric charts and information relevant to the safety of navigation within the Competent Harbour Authority area.

The hydrographic data must be processed and distributed to the Port Authority, including the Harbour Master, as well as to stipulated stakeholders, as per the requirements of the Hydrographic manual.

We would be looking for somebody to join our team as soon as possible.

The Port Hydrographer will be required to:

Skills and Qualifications


Please send a CV and covering letter, outlining your salary expectations, to recruitment@doverport.co.uk


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