Guernsey Harbour


We offer a diverse range of careers opportunities across our various departments. Whether you work in operations, engineering, Technical Services, projects, estate management, commercial and business development, customer service, business support or finance, every single person and what they do really counts.

Our people perform at their best wherever they work across our extremely varied operations. They know that doing a great job really counts. In looking for a great team, we welcome the abilities, attitude and unique contribution that you'd bring, and we'd support you to develop, realise your potential and perform at your best.

If you are interested in any of our current vacancies, or would like to discuss future career opportunities within Guernsey Ports, please contact us via email:

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Current Vacancies


Electrical Technician

We are looking for an Electrical Technician to join our team at Guernsey Ports.

This an exciting opportunity to work on a vast array of specialist assets unique to Guernsey Ports, including security scanners, luggage conveyors, aids to navigation (air and sea), LoLo cranes, RoRo ramps, HVAC equipment, power and specialist lighting (including HV), pumps, compressors and generators. 

A key part of the role is to ensure specialist M&E equipment is able to keep pace with business requirements – operating reliably, efficiently and effectively so that Guernsey Airport, Alderney Airport, St Peter Port Harbour and St Sampson Harbour remain open, safe and secure.

The post can be appointed at three different grades with the role and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Closing date for submissions - 14 September 2023

Full job description here


Port and Secure Area Harbour Attendant - PSE Grade C

The post holder is a key member of the port operational team and will be required to uphold Port and Secure Area security, safety and operational principles and policies for the sage and efficient operation of the Guernsey ports. The post covers all Port Operations (24hrs) seven days a week, to include bank holidays and weekends if required.

The successful applicant will report to the Harbour Bosun (or deputy) and the Head of Port Operations who is the line manager. The Duty Harbourmaster will have operational authority over all Port and Secure Area Harbour Attendants to ensure the safe, secure and effective running of the port. 

Main duties and responsibilities include, controlling access to the secure area at vehicle security points, conduct security screening of passengers, to monitor all areas of the harbour including public areas and enforce port operational procedures and policies and applicable legislation. 

All duties and responsibilities are available to view in the full job description PDF below. 

Please note - the position of Port and Secure Area Harbour Attendant requires joining the Special Constabulary and applicants must therefore be of previous good character and be acceptable to the Chief Officer of Police. 

Candidates must be 18yrs+ to apply

No experience necessary, but interest in boating/maritime preferred

Closing date for submissions - 8 September 2023

For more information and salary details, contact Jerome Davis (Head of Port Operations) via email - or call 01481 220643

Full job description here - harbour attendant role.pdf


Crane Operator - PSE Grade D

The States of Guernsey are looking for a Crane Operator to join the team at Guernsey Harbours.

You will be required to operate the crane, ramp, gangway and associated equipment at Guernsey Harbours. To take responsibility for maintenance, upkeep and housekeeping of all such equipment. To comply with Health and Safety procedures, Legislation, to ensure that all equipment is operated in a safe manner and to report any defects, incidents and accidents promptly.

You will report to the Harbour Master/Assistant Harbour Master. You will liaise with Harbour management and other Harbour staff, shipping companies and members of the general public.

All duties and responsibilities are available by clicking the full job description link below

Closing date for submissions - 7 September 2023

For more information and salary details, contact James Way (Assistant Harbour Master) via email - or call 01481 220648

We strongly advise that applicants speak to the contact named above before applying for this role.

Full job description here


Seasonal Marina Attendant - PSE Grade B (£437.89 - £452.73 per week)

We are looking for an experienced and competent small boat handler to join our Harbours team at St Peter Port Harbour. You will provide seasonal support to all operational aspects of Guernsey Ports' marine leisure users including visitor moorings, cruise ship tenders and all marinas.

You will be assigning berths, collecting marina fees from vessels, inspecting facilities and communicating harbour rules and regulations.

For more information contact


Current Vacancies with our Business Partners

Bailiwick Bar & Kitchen - Catering Staff / Barista (39 hours per week - £12.50 per hour)

What we offer:

  • £12.50 per hour
  • 28 days holiday, paid breaks, free meals on duty, uniform, free parking
  • £250 joining bonus (after 12 week probation)
  • Early starts, early finish, straight shifts
  • Typical shifts 5:30 am -13:30 pm, 12:00 pm – 20:00 pm
  • We offer Employee Assistance Programme - counselling and advice helpline to all our employees
  • Friendly colleagues

What you’ll do:

  • Act as first contact with customers
  • Ensure customers have a high-quality experience
  • Use a POS system, coffee machine, mini oven, hot water dispenser, beer tap
  • Perform administrative tasks with the supervisors and the manager


  • Right to Work in Guernsey (we are unable to provide accommodation or visa)

  • Candidates must have the eligibility to work in UK/ Guernsey (Visa and work permit and housing license )

  • Over 18 years old (due to service of alcohol)

  • Last 5 years’ references (can include school and/or workplace)


Our General Manager, Daniel T. Mihalache is looking forward to meeting you.