Positions Vacant

AMPI has introduced a positions vacant section on our web site, organisations wishing to advertise for Marine Pilotage positions in their port are invited to post their add on our website.

To advertise on our website please contact admin@ampi.org.au

Note: AMPI does not act as an agent for employers or as a medium for candidates seeking pilotage positions. 


 POTL Marine Pilot Advert April 2018.pdf

Please see website link and offical advertisement above for all the details regarding the advertised role


POTL is a Queensland Government Owned Corporation responsible for the provision of marine pilotage services at the ports of Townsville, Lucinda and Abbot Point. 

To maintain effective services and operations POTL is looking for two appropriately qualified mariners to join our Pilotage Services Unit. 

Skills and Experience:

  • Applicants must hold a valid unrestricted Master Class 1 Certificate of Competency (including Manila STCW 2010 Amendments), issued or recognised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA).
  • Applicants must hold a valid AMSA certificate of medical fitness and will be required to maintain validity through the entire tenure of employment as a Marine Pilot.
  • Applicants must be able to work and reside in Australia
  • A certificate from a recognised simulator endorsing pilotage skills and/or a certificate from a recognised man model centre endorsing pilotage skills will be desirable.

Application Process:

  • To apply please go to the POTL website as per below and ensure that all selection criteria described in the Position Description are addressed individually. 
  • A photocopy of your valid Master Class 1 Certificate must be attached to the application, do not send original certificates.  
  • For initial enquiries please contact Capt. Ranjit Thangiah on Tues, Wed or Thurs of any week during office hours on (07) 4781 1561. 

Applications close on 28 May 2018.

Harbour Master - Newcastle and Yamba

  • Master Class 1 qualified and/or relevant tertiary qualifications
  • Extensive Management experience in a port related business
  • Excellent lifestyle role based in Newcastle

Application process

If you are interested in applying for this role or in obtaining a more detailed Position Description, please forward a cover letter and your resume to jobs@portauthoritynsw.com.au.

    Advertisement was posted here on 4th April 2018. 


    AMPI Australasian Marine Pilots Institute Limited
    PO Box 576 Albion Qld 4010 Australia (view on map)
    Note: AMPI does not act as an agent for employers or candidates seeking pilotage positions