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The PLA currently have the following vacancies. Click on the underlined post title for a copy of the advertisement.

Head of Estates

Unique and rare opportunity for a genuine all-rounder/go getter, to build and influence the path of travel as the Port of London Authority delivers on its investment plan.

Denton Wharf Leading Hand

Salary: £26,868 per annum (Inclusive of a 10% operational allowance)

SMS and Emergency Planning Officer

Department: Chief Harbour Master’s Department Reporting to: Marine Compliance Manager Grade: 7

The application form can sent electronically via email or posted using the address below:



Please also see the Guidance Notes for Applicants PDF. and if you have any queries about the above documents, please contact the HR department on 01474 562200.

Human Resources Department
Port of London Authority
Royal Pier Road
Gravesend DA12 2BG        Tel: +44 (0)1474 562 292    Email: recruitment@pla.co.uk

It has been brought to our attention that job offers have been made in the PLA's name and requesting payment to process applications. The PLA never makes offers of employment in this way and will never ask for payment as part of the recruitment process. Candidates will only be contacted if they have applied via the proper channels.