Check out the organisations who are currently hiring around Plymouth Sound National Marine Park this August. If you’re looking for your next career move or a way to enter the blue or green economy, take a look at the roles below.


AECOM are looking for civil or structural engineers, geotechnical engineers and coastal engineers for a number of port and marine opportunities in Plymouth to support on multiple UK and international projects including; maritime defence, breakwaters, post master planning, coastal defence and marinas and harbours.

Applicants are welcome from all over the UK locations, further information can be found on their website.


SLR Recruitment Solutions Ltd are looking for multiple slingers with experience in the marine sector to work on an 8-10 week project located at Devonport Dockyard. Rate of pay is £24 per hour with 10 hour shifts. They are looking for people to start as soon as possible.

Find out more here.

Senior Finance Assistant

The Marine Biological Association (MBA) are hiring for a senior finance assistant. The MBA are located at the iconic Plymouth Waterfront, and focus on on marine biology, with a mission to understand and disseminate the causes and consequences of environmental change in the ocean through research and discovery.

This is a full time, office based role. For further information, see their website or contact Janet Howes –

Natural Infrastructure Officer x2

Plymouth’s Green Community Hubs are new initiatives that will deliver nature-based solutions through a neighbourhood approach, in Central Park, Devonport and Keyham. Your role will be community focused encouraging and supporting a wide range of groups, businesses, individuals and communities from diverse backgrounds to get involved and more connected to nature.

Closing date for the role is Sunday 6 August, with interview expected to commence week beginning 14 August. Further information about the role can be found on the Plymouth City Council website.

Bar and Waiting Staff

The Ship is located in the heart of Plymouth’s Barbican, a popular pub overlooking the harbour and boats. They are on the lookout for seasonal part-time staff, with a salary of up to £10.50 per hour.

Find out more and apply on indeed.

Whilst the greatest care and attention has gone into collating this roles, Plymouth Sound National Marine Park cannot be held responsible for the job owners making changes to these roles and closing dates.