Inverlussa has around 140 employees, many of whom have been with us since the early days of the company, this is something we are very proud of and we believe that this strengthens the organisation. The crew must operate to a high standard for the boat to succeed in its tasks, we believe that competent crews are crucial to the success and future growth of the company.

Our employees must master professionalism in combination with flexibility in order to undertake assignments in the best possible way. This requires not only broad expertise, but also an understanding of our role in the value chain. Only a qualified and motivated crew can deliver the quality our customers expect from Inverlussa Marine Services.

At Inverlussa, we are committed to offering our employees modern ships, good training and continued professional development opportunities.

 The Inverlussa Cadetship - (Deck & Engineering)


  • First intake starts September 2024 - (Apply by 21 June 2024)
  • Ongoing Cadet recruitment:
    • We will recruit 4 cadets per year
      • 2 x September intake
      • 2 x January intake
    • We accept applications all year round


  • Gain internationally recognised qualifications
    • Deck or Engineering Officer of the Watch Certificate (OOW)
  • A mixture of college & sea phases over 3 years
  • Earn while you Learn
    • Industry leading £1000 per month training allowance throughout cadetship
  • Upon completion:
    • Job offer with industry leading salary & company benefits
    • Career progression possible within company up to Master / Chief Engineer


  • Must be 18+ before 1st January 2025
  • Minimum entry requirements (HNC/HND):
    • 4 x National 5’s at grade C or above
      • Must include:
        • Maths
        • English
        • A physical science
    • Degree / BSc Hons routes are available for results at/above ‘Highers’ level
  • Hold a valid UK/EEA Passport
  • Preferably from an area we operate, with some knowledge about Inverlussa and Aquaculture



Speculative Applications

While we may not be actively recruiting for all positions at the moment, our on-going expansion offers opportunities for experienced skippers, engineers and deckhands. All suitable CVs received will be kept on file for future reference.

We can offer prospective crew

  • Modern vessels with excellent facilities
  • Time for time shifts
  • Full time position with written contract
  • Comprehensive training schedule
  • Internal promotion is encouraged
  • Comprehensive private health cover

Our support staff are based at our premises on Mull and we would encourage anyone with suitable skills to submit a CV for consideration.

We are happy to employ anyone with the skills we require, with no barriers in gender, race or age. Our employees are the greatest asset in this company and we never forget it. The loyalty and expertise of our workforce is essential to ensure we offer our clients the quality of service they require.

To be considered for any vacancies within Inverlussa Marine Services please email your current CV to