Essex Waterways Job Vacancies

Job title: Navigation Manager
Employer: Essex Waterways Ltd
Work Location: The Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation, with a base at Heybridge and a small office at Paper Mill Lock.
Post holder reports to: Chairman and Board
Reporting to post holder: Full-time staff (4): Heybridge Lockkeeper, senior lengthsman and two Lengthsman, Trainee Lengthsman.
Part time staff (18): Administration Assistant, 8 residential caretakers and cleaner at Heybridge Basin
Crew of trip boat ‘Victoria’

Essex Waterways Ltd is responsible for maintaining and operating the Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation for public benefit. It is the manager’s role is to ensure that the day to day management of the navigation is carried out in a safe and efficient manner.

Download the Job Vacancy Pack
For more details about the role and how to apply please download the Navigation Manager Vacancy Pack.

There are currently vacancies for residential caretakers at Paper Mill Lock and Sandford Lock.  Further details are at residential caretaker positions available.

Other Positions

From time to time, there are opportunities for residential caretaker positions on the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation, for which you can register an interest at any time.


Residential Caretaker Vacancies

IWA Staff Vacancies