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Job Title :
General Terminal Operatives 
Job Category :
Posted :
7/12/2018 1:16:43 PM 
Company Name :
Solent Gateway Limited 
Location :
Marchwood, Southampton 
Benefits :
28 days holiday Pension Free Parking Training provided 
Salary :
Security :
Description :

SGL operates the Port of Marchwood and provides capability to the Ministry of Defence (MoD) to maintain National Security and we are looking for Terminal Operatives to support Port operations within the facility. In this exciting and varied role you will carry out cargo operations including the mooring of vessels, loading/unloading and securing of cargo.

Full training will be provided for the use of specialised heavy plant and machinery with industry qualifications. As part of the role, there will be opportunities to deploy worldwide on short assignments (2-5 days; Africa, Middle East, Europe, America etc.) to meet and discharge/load the vessels. There will also be opportunities to deploy for longer durations (up to 6 months) to carry out vessel operations.

In order to support the MoD both in the UK and overseas, applicants will be trained to become Sponsored Reserves (SR). SRs gain experience in both worlds of MoD and civilian environments which provides global exposure to the industry. Basic salary is £23,063 per annum which is enhanced through completion of training by the amounts below: • After Year 1: £3,043.05 • After Year 2: £1,643.41 • After Year 3 & 4: £2,538.74 • After Year 5 and onwards: £2,943.73 In addition for working abroad, individuals will receive a further payment of £1000 per month or part thereof whilst working away (up to £6000 for a 6-month deployment).

This role is also suitable for serving Army, Navy or RAF Reservists who can transfer across without repeating the Forces application process. Due to the nature of the post applicants must have resided in the UK for the last 5 years, be aged between 18-49 years old, have a full clean UK driving licence and will be required to pass medical and fitness tests.

For more information and to apply please email a copy of your CV to: or contact 02380 664469.

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