Seaborne Freight is currently seeking applications for the roles of Stevedore and Operations Assistant at the Port of Ramsgate. Full job descriptions for both roles appear below:                              

Stevedore

Main duties:

  • mooring of vessels
  • tugmaster driving
  • loading / unloading of traffic to / from vessels
  • offloads / reloads for statutory agencies
  • traffic marshalling
  • communication with customers
  • following all operational procedures
  • following all reasonable instructions received from the Duty Manager and vessels
  • ensuring all work is carried out in a safe manner
  • being aware of all safety and security responsibilities, promptly dealing with issues and reporting them to the Duty Manager
  • this role involves shift work and outside working

Desirable qualifications, skills and experience:

  • mooring experience
  • tugmaster experience
  • HGV1 licence
  • Forklift licence
  • experience working in a port or similar operational environment

 

Operations Assistant

Main duties

  • provision of excellent service to all our customers ensuring drivers are welcomed in a courteous and professional manner when they check-in
  • check-in vehicles efficiently and accurately
  • communicating with customers and representing the company in a professional manner
  • identify vehicles carrying hazardous goods and process them in accordance with the relevant regulations and company rules
  • loading / unloading traffic to / from vessels safely and efficiently 
  • following all operational procedures
  • following all reasonable instructions received from the Duty Manager
  • being aware of all safety and security responsibilities, promptly dealing with issues and reporting them to the Duty Manager
  • this role involves shift work and some outside working

Required qualifications, skills and experience

  • reasonable level of numeracy and literacy
  • IT literate
  • Customer focused

Desirable skills and experience

  • customer facing experience
  • experience working in a port or similar operational environment
  • experience of working to procedures
  • foreign language skills
  • positive attitude and an approachable, friendly manner
  •  excellent team player

 

To apply for either of these positions please send an up to date CV or a completed application form to info@seabornefreight.com