The Authority's staff members are a valuable asset with a wealth of knowledge and experience.

Opportunities for training and education are taken when appropriate to ensure a high standard of health, safety and environmental compliance is maintained throughout all departments.

Current Vacancies

Administration Manager (Maternity Cover)

Closing Date: 12:00pm, Friday 25th June

An opportunity has arisen to take on the role of Administration Manager within the Authority. The position is on a full-time temporary maternity cover basis to October 2022 at the Authority’s main office at Albert Building.

Main duties of the post include responsibility for the management, maintenance, development and day-to-day operation of the Authority’s administrative and human resources systems, and monitoring same to ensure their efficient operation.

Applicants should have at least two years’ previous experience in dealing with administrative systems at a supervisory or management level. A sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications would also be desirable. A pleasant and courteous manner is essential.

Accuracy and attention to detail, along with excellent communication skills, are also essential for this role.

Hours of work are from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. Applicants must be physically fit and capable of passing a pre-employment medical.

To receive an application pack with details on the position, please contact our reception on 01595 692991 or via email to info@lerwick-harbour.co.uk


Applications marked “Private and Confidential” should be submitted before noon on Friday 25 June 2021 to:

Capt. Calum Grains, Chief Executive

Lerwick Port Authority, Albert Building, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0LL

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