How to apply

Find your local coastguard station on a map (PDF, 2.8MB).

Check the vacancies page and contact the local sector manager.

You’ll be sent an application form. If your application is successful you’ll be invited to an interview.

If there are no vacancies in your area

Email if there aren’t any vacancies in your area.

Include your contact details and where you live.

You’ll be put in touch with the local coastguard manager who can tell you more about the service in your area and if there are any vacancies coming up.