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Download Position Description|Permanent Full time|Cairns|Closes 26 January 2022

Ports North is responsible for the development and management of port facilities vital to the development of Cairns and regional centres in Far North Queensland.  The Corporation has extensive property, marina, tourism and cargo facilities in Cairns and its regional ports.

 We are looking to recruit a permanent Shipping Services Manager to work as part of the Operations Team reporting to the Manager Port Services.  As Shipping Services Manager you will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Port of Cairns facilities and manage a team of Seaport Operations Officers in order to deliver timely services to seaport customers and stakeholders

 The successful applicant will have an understanding of marine operations and port facilities together with excellent organisational, communication and supervisory skills.  A ‘Can do’ attitude and a well-developed customer service aptitude are fundamental to the successful operation of the Port.

 All applicants are required to have a Driver’s Licence and need to be able to satisfy the criteria for obtaining a Maritime Security Identification Card.

 Further information on this role is available on

 Applications close 26 January 2022 and can be sent to or Recruitment – Ports North, PO Box 594, Cairns  Qld  4870.

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