Flexi Terminal Operative

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  • Employer:
    Peel Ports Group
  • Hours:
    Full Time
  • Job Title:
    Flexi Terminal Operative
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Applicants are invited to apply for the above vacancy within the Operations Department, based at Heysham Port. This is a flexible, shift-based position.

Role Purpose: To work within a team to carry out operations efficiently, effectively and in a safe manner. To ensure the on-time delivery of planned activity, continuous flow of productivity and high customer satisfaction levels.

This role will include the following responsibilities:

-Carry out pre-checks on equipment prior to commencing operations, reporting all defects to the Shift Team Leader and suggesting tactical decisions, in order to stay on schedule 
-Berthing and mooring of vessels, ensuring turnaround times are managed effectively. Discharging and loading of all vessels and cargo types as required 
-Completion of all operational duties, ensuring a safe personal working culture is ensured at all times 
-Assist Terminal Manager in creating and maintaining a suitable and safe terminal traffic plan. Marshall accompanied traffic and movement of unaccompanied traffic including all trade vehicles 
-Carry out cleaning duties to ensure Company machinery and the working areas are kept tidy and clean, in line with Peel Ports’ Health and Safety standards 
-Manual handling of all goods, including caravans, baggage handling and gangways

Required Experience

Applicants interested in this role should ideally possess the following skills and experience:

-Previous experience of working within a Port environment and/or vessel discharge would be considered an advantage. Experience of RoRo operations is desired 
-Previous experience of operating Fork Lift Trucks and Tug Masters are desired, although not essential 
-A positive attitude towards flexible working and the necessity to work hours as per operational requirements 
-A full valid Driving Licence is essential 
-Able to demonstrate commitment to maintaining operational Health and Safety standards, as well as an understanding of permit to work systems and accident reporting 
-Able to communicate effectively working as part of a team, capable of working under pressure in a fast moving, operational environment 
-Proven experience of multi-tasking across numerous business areas, ensuring tight turnarounds are met

Salary and Benefits

In return you will receive:

-25 days of Annual Leave 
-Company Pension with Matching Contributions of up to 10% 
-Life Assurance 
-Cycle-to-Work Scheme 
-Car Purchase Scheme 
-Health Care Cash Plan (Medicash) 
-Referral Bonus 
-Retail Vouchers

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