Specialist, Port Services

  • Job posted:
    06/11/2019
  • Terms:
    N/A
  • Employer:
    Specialist, Port Services
  • Hours:
    Full-time
  • Job Title:
    Specialist, Port Services
  • Salary:
    N/A
  • Location:
    Southampton

Carnival UK has big plans for the future, already the market leader, CUK will grow by 50% by 2022 as we add new ships to the fleet and further transform the industry by making cruising a mainstream holiday for UK guests.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Port Services team for a Specialist on a 12 month fixed term contract. Reporting to the Senior Planner, this role will be focused on helping Carnival UK manage the environmental impact for our fleet of ships. You will be tasked with assisting with the waste off-load planning, identifying cost efficiencies while building a strong relationships with our onboard team.

The Role

The role will be focused on helping Carnival manage the environmental impact for our fleet of ships. You will be tasked with assisting with the waste off-load planning, identifying cost efficiencies while building a strong relationships with our onboard team.

  • Identify and track all waste suppliers, and the waste services provided, in each port
  • Carry out a Duty of Care on all available waste vendors and work with our environmental team to award environmental compliance scores for each service
  • Through visiting the ships build relationships with the on board teams to fully understand the operational constraints the crew face and provide support to minimise them
  • Be the first point of contact for any waste off-load queries from the ship. Liaise on their behalf with Environmental Department, and or port agent, to find a resolution
  • Be responsible for maintaining the Environmental Questionnaire database, ensuring all destinations have valid questionnaires and are uploaded into G-HESS ahead of ship arrival
  • Work with the SMT and environmental team to ensure all advice, and waste suppliers, are compliant with current regulations
  • You'll be based at our Southampton HQ, with some travel to the ships when required

About You

A passionate individual with a keen interest in supporting the environmental impact of the CUK fleet of ships, the ideal candidate will have experience of working in a fast paced environment and possess the following requirements;

  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills and attention to detail
  • Influential communicator, able to discuss complex issues with clarity and credibility
  • A team player, encouraging communication and sharing of information within the team and stakeholders
  • Natural problem solver with experience of improving processes
  • Good time-management skills and ability to manage own workload using initiative

About us

This role has been levelled at CUK12

One of our core organisational values is that we are 'better together' and that’s why we’re working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture; where difference is respected and valued and where our people can be themselves. Inclusivity is at the heart of everything we do so we welcome applications from everyone. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity.

Carnival UK is the operating company for P&O Cruises & Cunard. We provide unforgettable holiday experiences and operate a winning culture to achieve standout success.

Our Cunard ships have been defining sophisticated ocean travel for over 175 years. Our ships have always been The Most Famous Ocean Liners in the World. We continue our legacy of luxury ocean travel with our flagship Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth, with Queen Mary 2 providing the only regularly scheduled transatlantic service between Southampton and New York. In 2022 our fourth Queen will join our Cunard fleet.

P&O Cruises has seven ships, including our flagship Britannia which joined our fleet in March 2015. Our two new ships, the largest in the UK market, will join the fleet in 2020 and 2022, meaning we can offer more experiences tailored to British tastes - combining genuine service, a sense of occasion and attention to detail, ensuring passengers have the holiday of a lifetime, every time.

It takes great passion and real dedication to maintain our position at the top. That’s why extraordinary, passionate people are at the heart of our journey delivering the highest standards to our valued customers. With support to help you reach your potential, attractive company benefits and incredible employee offers on discounted cruises we want your career with us to be successful and fun. Join us on our journey, apply now.

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