General Port Operative

1 day left

18 Oct 2019
15 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
General Operative - Southampton Port - Permanent - GBP23,063 + bonuses

Are you looking for a new and exciting career for a leading port company?
Do you crave a decent work-life balance?
Would you love a job offering the chance to travel the world?
Does continual free training and gaining new qualifications excite you?

If YES then this could be your perfect job opportunity!

This unique client are on the look out for General Port Operatives to work on a permanent basis in Southampton, offering long term stability and an opportunity to see the world. The successful Port Operative will be supporting port operations within the facility, which will include the mooring of vessels, loading/unloading and securing of cargo.

There are plenty of attractive benefits on offer for the successful Port Operative:

Competitive salary
28 days holiday (rising each years up to 33 days)
Pension scheme
Enhanced sick pay after probationary period
Obtain various qualification including Cat C HGV licence and Mechanical Handling Equipment
Free parking
Access to gym
Medical cover
On site cafe

You will start on a basic salary of GBP23,063 with a GBP2,400 bonus on completion of training. You will then be offered additional loyalty bonuses year on year of up to GBP1,700 (tax free).

Additionally you will have the opportunity to travel the world with this employer from anything from a couple of days to up to six months. Assignments may be to Africa, Middle East, Europe and America, and when working abroad you will benefit from an additional payment of GBP1,000 per month!

Due to the specialist nature of this vacancy, there are various essential requirements:

Have a British passport
Resided in the UK for the last 5 years
Full UK driving
Physically fit
Flexible towards working hours
Transferable skills
To work in compliance with safety, environmental and security policies
Able to pass a full DBS check

It is also desirable that you have your GCSE English and Mathematics grade A - G, and you will be required to undertake a literacy and numeracy test.

This really is a once in a lifetime opportunity to join a friendly and sociable team, travel the world and gain new qualifications whilst having the benefit of job security and stability.

If you are interested and would like more information please call Natasha on (phone number removed) or apply now for a quick response!

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