Monday, 11 March 2019


Applicants are invited to apply for the above vacancy within the Operations Department, based at the Port of Liverpool. These positions are permanent nights only.
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.Initially trained as a Shiphand (Labourer), with expectation to progress into other roles, which may include:
  • Tug Driver
  • Quayside
  • Fork Lift Truck Driver
  • Hatch Clerk
  • Straddle Carrier Operator
  • Gantry Crane Operator
Required Experience
  • Applicants interested in this role should ideally possess the following skills and experience:
  • Demonstrate honesty and integrity in all aspects of the job
  • A positive attitude towards flexible working and the necessity to work hours as per operational requirements
  • Able to understand and accurately follow management instructions and procedures -Strong communication skills, with the ability to work as part of a team efficiently
  • A full valid Driving Licence is essential
  • Adhere to our Safety365 policies with specific responsibility for ensuring the safe working of all staff.
  • Successful applicants will be required to complete the following during their training process:
  • Driver Induction Training
  • Manual Handling Assessment
  • A full pre-employment medical (working at heights and depth perception)
Salary and Benefits
In return you will receive:
  • Company Pension with Matching Contributions of up to 3%
  • Life Assurance
Employer Description
Peel Ports is More than Ports. It's a unique network that connects everything from ports and terminals, shipping lines, fabrications and repair operations.
It's a network that we're constantly developing and growing. With our strategically located ports across the UK, we are able to offer unique logistics solutions for our container and unitised customers and link seamlessly with our RoRo and LoLo connections. Everything Peel Ports does is designed to bring added value to every service we offer our clients.
Our core values are Personal Responsibility, Integrity and Honesty, Strive for Excellence, Heartfelt Customer Service, One team.
Peel Ports is committed to a workplace free from harm. Our Safety365 strategy helps deliver the highest health and safety standards.

We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, customer focused individuals to join us for the busy summer season in a variety of roles.
Key elements of the role
We are committed to providing great customer service and the roles we have aboard the ferries and ashore in the ticket offices and marshalling lanes are critical in maintaining our reputation for customer care.
You can expect to receive full training and familiarisation for the role, a friendly working environment and a competitive salary.
Successful candidates will be friendly, courteous and helpful in their communications with customers; reliable, conscientious and flexible in their approach to their duties. A good standard of education, numeracy and literacy skills are essential. Safety is a critical element of our operation, so the ability to respond positively to instruction and to communicate clearly and with confidence are also essential features of the roles outlined below.
As a Port Operative you will employed on a minimum 6 month fixed term contract commencing March 2019 in readiness to cover our summer operational periods. You will be required to work across all days of the week including weekends and Bank Holidays.
As a Wightlink employee you will qualify for a number of excellent concessionary benefits including travel and retail discounts.
How to apply:
If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV to detailing your qualifications, skills and experience. Please include all your contact details, including your address, landline and mobile telephone numbers.

Our client is well known in the industry as an innovative manufacturer of specialist, bespoke fuels products.
Due to ongoing business growth, the company have recently built a new fuel storage tank farm in Cheshire and are now looking to recruit an experienced Operator to supervise operations and manage tankers in and out of the site.
  • Ensure all activities relating to fuel storage and transfer are conducted in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ensure loading, offloading and storage of fuel products is completed in line with HSE guidelines
  • Supervise operatives, drivers and contractors
  • Ensure relevant paperwork is complete; method statements, risk assessments
  • Set up and maintain safety performance indicators
  • Previous experience working in a processing environment; oil/gas, chemical or similar
  • Knowledge/experience of fluid handling, fluid transfer, bulk liquid processing
  • Strong knowledge of H&S legislation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work in an autonomous role
  • Drive/ambition to progress within an entrepreneurial organization.
Click APPLY NOW or contact Christine Edwards at Morgan Ryder Associates on 0151 480 2300
At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.
We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

Pic credit Robin Pridmore
Container Division
circa £28,500 including bonus and shift pay
The Port of Felixstowe is Britain's biggest and busiest container port, and one of the largest in Europe. The port handles over 4 million TEU (Twenty-foot Equivalent Units) and welcomes over 4,000 ships each year, including the largest container vessels afloat today. 
Container Operations is our core business where we receive vessels and load and discharge containers. We also offer our customers excellent Rail Operations, Examination facilities and Roll-On, Roll-Off facility. 
To support the continued growth of the business we are looking to recruit a number of Port Operatives to drive our internal movement vehicles (IMV) transporting containers to different areas across the Port. As a 24hr/7 day operation we are looking to increase our resource to service the peaks and troughs we experience as a business. Please see the attached advert and job description for more information and click on the links below to have a 360 tour of the Port of Felixstowe:
Please note that applicants must be aged 19 years and over at the point of application and hold a full UK valid driving licence. Experience of working shifts and holding a valid HGV licence is advantageous, however, is not necessary. 
Please note that, due to the high volume of applications for this role, it can take some time for us to process your application.


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