There are various organisations recruiting for a wide range of roles this July around Plymouth Sound National Marine Park. If you’re looking for your next career move or a way to enter the blue economy, take a look at the roles below.


Aquamare Marine Limited provide sales and support for the marine industry with engineers and technicians worldwide. They are on the lookout for an experienced carpenter skilled in instillation and repairs to join the team, working around in and around Plymouth on luxury pleasure crafts.

This role is full time, overtime available and some weekends. 5 years of carpentry is preferred.

Find out more and how to apply on the website.

Stores Operative

KAEFER United Kingdom and Ireland are hiring a stores operative located at their base in Devonport to support the Logistics and Resource Manager in coordinating and controlling the provision of all assets, equipment and consumables in direct support of the KAEFER contracts in the Marine operation.

This role is full time day shift work, and a valid driving licence is essential to the role. Closing date in 31 July 2023.

Apply now on Indeed.

Marketing and Communications Officer

The National Marine Aquarium is on the lookout for a new marketing and communications officer to support their Head of Marketing and Communications and the Communications Officer, to drive the strategic objectives of the Ocean Conservation Trust by championing marketing campaigns to a regional and national audience, with a focus on our core programmes – Habitats, Advocacy and Experiences.

This is a full time role, and salary ranging from £26,000-£29,000 depending on experience. The role will primarily be based at the aquarium, with the option of hybrid working upon competition of successful probationary period.

Closing date for application is 23 July 2023. Find out more information on their website.

Senior Project Manager

The Ministry of Defence are hiring a Senior Project Manager in their Submarine Delivery Agency, responsible for the procurement, in-service support, and disposal of the UK’s nuclear submarines. The Senior Project Manager will be a part of the In-Service Submarines (ISM) and Submarine Disposal & Devonport Infrastructure (SDDI) project teams in Devonport, Plymouth.

Experience of leading and managing a project management team and contract management from a technical perspective is essential.

This is a permanent role with a salary ranging from £52,500 – £57,500. Closing date is 11:55pm on 17 July 2023. Find out more on their website.

Head Chef

Rockfish, located at Rope Walk near the Barbican, are recruiting for a head chef to join the team. Rockfish brings sustainable seafood to people through their coastal restaurants and delivered direct from the port to people’s homes. They have been recognised as one of the Top 10 Best Companies to Work for in the Southwest’, one of the ‘Top 10 Hospitality Companies to Work For’ and one of the ‘Top 50 Best Companies to Work For in the UK’.

The role is full time, and 1 years experience minimum is required. Salary is up to £38,000/ Year OTE. Apply on their website.

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.