The Port of Felixstowe

0008 Port Operatives

The Port of Felixstowe - Posted 30 days ago
£28k-33k/year  + Equity


Felixstowe, ENG

Container Operations
Career Level
Mid-Level, Senior
Company size
4k employees

Deadline:  September 28, 2023

Port:  Felixstowe

Container Operations Job description

Hutchison Ports (UK) - Port of Felixstowe is the largest deep-water Port in the UK and supports our continued growth and development. We are recruiting Port Operatives to join us in this integral role to support business operations from the ground level, moving containers across all areas of the Port.

Experience is not required as full training is provided, but a positive work ethic is essential alongside a can-do attitude, reliability, flexibility, and the ability to learn and develop new skills. The successful applicants would receive a basic salary of £27,524 per annum (plus up to £3,334 per year in shift pay and £2,502 per year in bonus, subject to scheme rules). The total package equates to approximately £33,361 per year with the ability to earn overtime on top.

Working hours are based on 50% fixed shifts (4 on 4 off i.e., 2 Days, 2 Nights, 4 off) and 50% flexible shifts.

Please view the attachments for further details.

Essential requirements

  • Must hold a full DVLA license (manual) for a minimum of one year
  • Aged 19 or over
  • Willing to be trained for internal tractor/tug driving
  • Flexible approach to working patterns. (days/nights/weekends/bank holidays).
  • You must weigh less than 140 kg

What we can offer you

  • Generous employer pension scheme
  • In-depth, on-site training is provided by our accredited training assessors.
  • Opportunity to be trained in new skills, subject to individual performance
  • 264 hrs (22 shifts) of paid leave
  • Enhanced sick pay terms
  • Annual profit-sharing bonus

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