Deputy Coastal Operations Officer

Salary: Salary range £23,647 - £25,950 per annum pro rata, plus £2,907 car allowance per annum pro rata

Contract Type: Full Time - 37 hours per week

Contract Length: Temporary Contract - April to October 2021

Neighbourhood Services

37 hours per week, fixed term contract plus guaranteed overtime 5.5 hours per week during April to October

Salary range £23,647 – £25,950 per annum, plus £2,907 car allowance per annum

Starting salary dependant on qualifications and experience

Are you confident, self-motivated and experienced in working with the general public in a public safety role?

Do you enjoy a varied and challenging role which includes spending a significant amount of time outdoors in all weathers?

 We have an opportunity for an enthusiastic and committed person to join our Coastal Operations team based in our Bexhill and Camber coastal offices. The successful applicant will support the Coastal Operations Officers with the safe and effective management of the Council’s beaches.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and the ability to diffuse difficult situations. Ideally, you will have previous experience in a similar role. The nature of this role is challenging, sometimes working under pressure to respond to unforeseen and urgent demands, but the right candidate will find it motivating and rewarding.  Excellent IT skills are required as the post holder will be involved in completing risk assessments, reviewing standard operating procedures, and incident recording/monitoring. Full training will be provided. The role involves flexible weekend working.

If you would like an informal discussion regarding this vacancy, please contact Lynsey Goodwill, Operations Team Leader on telephone: (01424) 787536 or via email:

The job description and application form are available to download below.

Any queries and applications returned electronically should be emailed to:

Closing date for receipt of applications is midnight Sunday 18th April 2021

Interviews dates and time to be confirmed with successful applicants.

Closing Date: April 18, 2021 at Midnight

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