Our Mission

Helping our customers escape to a slower pace of life on or near our Inland Waterways

Our employees work hard to create an enjoyable and relaxing holiday experience for our customers. We offer a wide variety of career opportunities throughout our multi-site business.

Our Mission

Helping our customers escape to a slower pace of life on or near our Inland Waterways

Our employees work hard to create an enjoyable and relaxing holiday experience for our customers. We offer a wide variety of career opportunities throughout our multi-site business.

We have a range of possible jobs from office to workshop

Benefits of working with us

  • Group Life Assurance free of charge which covers you from day one of your employment*

  • Competitive salary & annual pay reviews

  • Weekend and Bank Holiday working allowance

  • Staff discount scheme

  • Training & development opportunities

  • Free uniform

  • Discounted waterside holiday lets

*Subject to eligibility

  • Auto Enrolment pension scheme

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Charity & Community Fund

  • Training holidays and discounted leisure holidays and day boat hire

  • Discounted holidays through our partners Hoseasons and Blakes

Current Vacancies

Alvechurch Marina– Worcestershire

Type: Full Time
Hours:
37.5 Hours per week
Where: Alvechurch Marina, Scarfield Wharf, Alvechurch, Worcestershire, B487SQ

Boat Fitter position available, 37.5 hours per week. Duties to include the construction and interior fitting of both new hire and private boats as directed. General joinery work, measuring, cutting and finishing, to an accurate and high standard using hand and power tools. Also carry out the installation of plumbing, heating, waste, gas, 12/24v and 240v systems and the fitting of units, fixtures and appliances as required.

E-mail hr@abclg.com to apply or apply online using the button below.

Aldermaston Wharf – Reading

Type: Casual Contract
Hours:
As and when required
Where: Aldermaston Wharf, Padworth, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 4JS

Working on our marina as part of our small friendly Housekeeping and Marina team to maintain the best possible standard of cleanliness for our customers on our luxury canal boats. The boats have to be turned around in a short period of time providing a challenging and rewarding role for someone who has an eye for detail and loves everything to be just right. Seasonal work which includes weekend working.

E-mail abclg@aldermastonwharf.com to apply or call 01189 714123.

Type: Fixed Term Contract, until end of October 2023
Hours:
15/Week
Where: Aldermaston Wharf, Padworth, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 4JS

Fixed Term Contract available (until end of October 2023), 15 hours per week.

Duties to include reception duties and administrative tasks to support the Marina Manager, marina operation, chandlery, retail sales, repairs and brokerage. To maintain work recording and stock recording, ordering and re-ordering as required to maintain the efficient operation of the business.

To be the first point of contact dealing politely and efficiently with phone calls, customers, visitors, and requests for information. Be responsible for ensuring the administrative requirements of the marina are completed accurately and to the time scales required.

Ability to work weekends essential.

E-mail hr@abclg.com to apply or apply online using the button below.

Type: Full Time
Hours:
37.5/Week
Where: Aldermaston Wharf, Padworth, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 4JS

Full time position available, 37.5 hours per week including weekends. Duties to include general marina duties, servicing, fault finding and repair of hire and private canal boats both on and off site. Applicants should be mechanically minded and have good diy knowledge of electrical, plumbing and heating principles. Familiarity with marine diesel engines, gearboxes, drive systems and other boat equipment such as inverter mains voltage and LPG Gas systems would be an advantage but is not essential as comprehensive training will be given.

Must be fit, self-motivated and able to deal effectively with customers. Marina Technicians will be required to provide cover for breakdowns on a rota basis both in and out of normal working hours. Hold a valid UK driving licence (minimum category B) with access to own transport with insurance that covers ‘business use’. This job is varied requiring flexible working and the ability to work on own initiative with minimal supervision. Ability to work weekends essential.

E-mail hr@abclg.com to apply or apply online using the button below.

Gayton Marina – Northampton

Type: Full Time
Hours:
37.5/Week
Where: Gayton Marina, Blisworth Arm, Northamptonshire, NN7 3ER

Full time position available, 37.5 hours per week including weekends. Duties to include general marina duties, servicing, fault finding and repair of hire and private canal boats both on and off site. Applicants should be competent in maintenance and repair of small marine diesel engines, gearboxes, drive systems and other boat equipment such as electrical, plumbing and heating. Familiarity with inverter mains voltage and LPG Gas systems would be an advantage.

Must be fit, self-motivated and able to deal effectively with customers. Marina Technicians will be required to provide cover for breakdowns on a rota basis both in and out of normal working hours. Hold a valid UK driving licence (minimum category B) with access to own transport with insurance that covers ‘business use’. This job is varied requiring flexible working and the ability to work on own initiative with minimal supervision. Ability to work weekends essential.

E-mail hr@abclg.com to apply or apply online using the button below.

Kings Orchard Marina – Staffordshire

Type: Full Time
Hours:
37.5/Week
Where: Kings Orchard Marina, Broad Lane, Huddlesford, Staffordshire, WS13 8SP

Full time position available, 37.5 hours per week including weekends. Duties to include general marina duties, servicing, fault finding and repair of hire and private canal boats both on and off site. Applicants should be competent in maintenance and repair of small marine diesel engines, gearboxes, drive systems and other boat equipment such as electrical, plumbing and heating. Familiarity with inverter mains voltage and LPG Gas systems would be an advantage.

Must be fit, self-motivated and able to deal effectively with customers. Marina Technicians will be required to provide cover for breakdowns on a rota basis both in and out of normal working hours. Hold a valid UK driving licence (minimum category B) with access to own transport with insurance that covers ‘business use’. This job is varied requiring flexible working and the ability to work on own initiative with minimal supervision. Ability to work weekends essential.

E-mail hr@abclg.com to apply or apply online using the button below.

Springwood Haven – Nuneaton

Type: Casual contract
Hours:
As and when required
Where: Springwood Haven, Mancetter Rd, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10 0RZ

Working on our marina as part of our small friendly Housekeeping and Marina team to maintain the best possible standard of cleanliness for our customers on our luxury canal boats. The boats have to be turned around in a short period of time providing a challenging and rewarding role for someone who has an eye for detail and loves everything to be just right. Seasonal work which includes weekend working.

E-mail abclg@springwoodhaven.com to apply or call 02476 393676.

Type: Full Time
Hours:
37.5 Hours per week
Where: Springwood Haven, Mancetter Rd, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10 0RZ

Full time position available, 37.5 hours per week.

We require a Manager for our Springwood Haven base that will include hire fleet, chandlery shop, moorings, boat sales, boat maintenance and repairs.

This challenging and exciting position requires good leadership, organisational and people management skills. The successful applicant will be responsible for the base P&L, achieving good customer satisfaction, generation of work, and all activities at this location. Must be able to work to deadlines and sometimes under pressure.

In addition to management skills, they will also require a good working knowledge of mechanical and electrical installations and all systems relevant to the inland marine industry.

Duties include implementation of safe working practices, compliance with legislation, quoting and scheduling of work, achievement of budgets, control and maintenance of staff and the administration and maintenance of records.

Weekend working required.

E-mail hr@abclg.com to apply or apply online using the button below.

Type: Part Time
Hours:
20/Week – Friday to Monday 9.30am to 2.30pm
Where: Springwood Haven, Mancetter Rd, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10 0RZ

Housekeeper required to ensure the housekeeping function is undertaken efficiently and effectively in support of the marina and hire fleet operations.

Also to plan the workload and lead the housekeeping team and ensure quality standards of cleaning are maintained for hire fleet, offices and other site facilities.

Ideally applicants will be fit, self-motivated, and able to deal effectively with both employees and customers.

E-mail hr@abclg.com to apply or apply online using the button below.

Type: Full Time
Hours:
37.5/Week
Where: Springwood Haven, Mancetter Rd, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10 0RZ

Full time position available, 37.5 hours per week. Duties to include offering technical advice and support for Onboard Energy customers and potential customers of Victron and other electrical and electronic systems. Applicants should have good product and technical knowledge of inverter mains voltage, charging and solar systems, be competent in electrical fault diagnosis, with a good knowledge of small marine diesel engines, gearboxes, drive systems and other boat equipment such as electrical, plumbing and heating. Familiarity LPG Gas systems would also be an advantage.

Must be fit, self-motivated and able to deal effectively with customers. Marina Technicians will be required to provide cover for breakdowns on a rota basis both in and out of normal working hours. Hold a valid UK driving licence (minimum category B) with access to own transport with insurance that covers ‘business use’. This job is varied requiring flexible working and the ability to work on own initiative with minimal supervision. Ability to work weekends essential.

E-mail hr@abclg.com to apply or apply online using the button below.

All applicants should be able to prove their right to work in the UK