Job Opportunities

Able Seaman Vacancy

Applications are invited for the position of Able Seaman (AB) within the Serco Northlink Ferries fleet. 

Context/Job Purpose
As an AB the candidate will work under the instruction of the Bosun in order to maintain the ship.  There will also be duties assigned to the candidate by the Officer of the Watch or Master.

Minimum Certification

  • STCW ’95 Basic Safety Training
  • Valid ENG1 Medical
  • AB certificate
  • Crowd Control
  • Watch Rating Certificate
  • Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats (not including fast rescue boat)
  • Proficiency in Fast Rescue Boat
  • Advanced Fire Fighting

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Watch keeping duties as directed
  • Assisting with anchoring and gangway operation where necessary
  • Assisting with passenger operations
  • General maintenance of the ship as assigned by the Bosun
  • Any other duties as directed by the OOW or Bosun

For More Information or to Apply:

Serco Ferries (HR) Limited
Jamieson’s Quay
AB11 5NP

Email –

>> Download an External Application Form for Seafarers >>

Closing Date for Applications Friday 30 January 2015

Serco Ferries (Guernsey) Crewing Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer