Jobs in Orkney
Orkney regularly has a wide range of job vacancies, from public sector positions to seasonal staff needed in the tourism sector.
Local vacancies are advertised at The Orcadian online. The new Orkney Employment Consultancy also offers the chance to search for a wide range of local jobs and to upload your CV for potential recruiters.
You can search for other local jobs with My Job Scotland, which carries all Orkney Islands Council vacancies, and with NHS Orkney for health related posts. You could also take a look at the Jobsearch site.
You can get an idea of the range of companies based here by looking at our Business Directory.
EMEC is the world’s leading centre for the evaluation, testing and demonstration of wave and tidal renewable energy technologies. It is also a world leading R&D centre working closely with industry and academia in this field. In its next phase of development EMEC will diversify into related areas of technology development and application, including storage and power networks. It will open its demonstration hydrogen production facility this summer bringing together renewable power generation and hydrogen production. Associated with this EMEC is involved in other hydrogen demonstration and research projects.
The organisation has a number of vacancies available at the moment, including:
Contracts and Grants Administrator - closing date 1pm, 24th April
Performance Test Engineer - closing date 1pm, 26th April
Operations and Technology Director - closing date 1pm, 5th May 2017.
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