We operate a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Harbour Works Leader

Closing date: 31/03/2023

Reference: REQ104483

37 hours / Permanent

27,344 - 29,439 *


*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the Council’s Harbours Service. We are looking for an individual who can demonstrate that they have the skills and experience to:

  • Undertake the day-to-day management and supervision of the Seasonal Harbour Assistants
  • Undertake and co-ordinate activities associated with the delivery of Ceredigion’s Harbours Service across the County
  • Represent the Authority in relation to Harbour matters
  • Work on their own or as part of a team to to deliver an exemplar Harbours Service in line with the Council’s Harbours Management Policy
  • Motivate and inspire others to work towards achieving the Harbours Service and wider Council objectives

For an informal discussion regarding the post please contact the Harbour Manager, Owen Morgan – clic@ceredigion.gov.uk or 01545 570881

Job Description and Person Specification

Note: We reserve the right to amend the application closing date.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Highways and Environmental

We deliver efficient, sustainable and bilingual services to the people of Ceredigion, promoting well-being in our communities, pride in a healthy well-kept environment, and confidence in our local economy.  Our key responsibilities include: 

  • Transport Services: Corporate transport; Fleet management; Parking Services; Harbours.
  • Highways Maintenance: Cyclic and Routine Maintenance; Emergency response; Highways inspection; Winter service.
  • Highways Development: Planning liaison; Road safety; Regional transport; Street lighting; Streetworks; Traffic management; CWIC/NMWTRA; Design supervision; Flood and coastal risk management; Highways improvement.
  • Local Environment Services: Waste Collections; Household waste sites; Grounds maintenance; Street cleaning.
Aberaeron is a picture perfect harbour town and is one of Ceredigion's best loved holiday destinations with fashionable places to stay and eat.
Read more