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Job Description

Faststream are working with a UK leading port services company, searching for a ships agent around the Essex/Thames area.

The role....

Do you have what it takes to work in a fast paced environment, handling shipments, cargo and the general interest of customers at local ports.


The responsibility...

  • Booking vessels to berth and anchor with relevant port authority 
  • Booking necessary services for ships arrival and departure including but not limited to pilotage, towage, linesman
  • Booking necessary services for ships stay, including but not limited to waste removal, fresh water, trash removal, gangway, fenders, cranes. forklifts
  • Arranging required husbandry services
  • Arranging required crew change services
  • Coordinating all services to ensure a smooth call
  • processing invoices relating to services in order to raise final invoice to client
The requirements...

  • Must have the right to work in the UK 
  • Must have a valid UK driving license
  • Some experience in Maritime work/education