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Assistant Director of Ports and Harbors- Pease Development Authority/Division of Ports and Harbors

Duration: Full Time

Pease Development Authority, which oversees the New Hampshire Division of Ports and Harbors, is seeking an Assistant Director of Ports and Harbors. The Assistant Director of Ports and Harbors is responsible for assisting in the safe and efficient operation of the Ports of NH, and the strategic development of the Division of Ports and Harbors (DPH).


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

-Recommends and assists in the implementation of policies, programs and procedures ensuring effective Port administration and operations.
-Ensures compliance with all rules and laws.
-Assists in overseeing sound fiscal management of the division.
-Assists in Port development by developing and recommending long-range plans and strategies for infrastructure improvements, capital projects, and ongoing maintenance and repairs.
-Assists in developing and adhering to departmental budget.
-Assists in overseeing routine Port operations and administration: Dredging, commercial and property management leases and contracts, permitting and placement of moorings and aids to navigation in state tidal waters and licensing of harbor, river, and docking pilots.
-Under the direction of the Port Director, works with appropriate agencies and organizations on funding and regulatory matters.
-Under the guidance of the Port Director, interprets and enforces the policies, rules and regulations of the Port harbors.
-Actively markets and promotes the Port.
-Coaches, mentors, motivates, counsels and reviews performance for all direct reports; ensures employee safety is maintained at all times, all accidents are investigated promptly and corrective actions are put in place for all accidents and near misses.



-Health insurance
-Paid time off
-Dental insurance
-Tuition reimbursement
-Life insurance
-Retirement plan
-Employee discount
-Flexible spending account
-Professional development assistance
-Employee assistance program


Pay: $75,000.00 – $95,000.00 per year

Job Type: Full-time

Number of People to hire for this job: 1

Schedule: 8 hour shift

Work Location: In-Person, Portsmouth, NH


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