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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 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.

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Kyloe - various roles

Kyloe is a software company based in the centre of Kirkwall, with hubs located across the UK and US. The business has clients worldwide and has a number of roles available in Orkney due to increased international growth.

The company is looking for:

Database/Software Programmer

The ideal applicant will have knowledge of databases and programming, and a keen eye for detail. They should also have a desire to write software that will benefit clients all over the world. Some experience of MS SQL and T-SQL would be desirable.

Software Developer

Kyloe is looking for someone with commercial experience of writing code, or using web technologies, and experience of Java.


The company is looking for a first-class communicator to help create relevant content to reach target audiences. Experience in copywriting, content creation, email marketing and design would be desirable. Applicants may be recent graduates or experienced marketing professionals. Full-time or part-time roles would be considered.

If you are interested, or keen to find out more, get in touch with Stewart at: or on 07795 177610. You can also visit the office at Atholl House, 48 Albert Street, Kirkwall. Find out more about Kyloe via the official website.

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