Dock Worker

  • Job Reference: 00000548-1
  • Date Posted: 16 June 2020
  • Recruiter: Grapevine
  • Location: Harwich, Essex
  • Salary: £12.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Rob Wells
  • Email: Rob@grapevinerecruitment.com

Job Description

Opportunities available for experienced loading and unloading staff for our North Essex client.

Candidates will be part of a lashing crew dealing with cargo which is delivered on a vessel.  

You will need to be physically fit as the role will involve walking long distances and you will also be required to work outside in potentially adverse weather conditions.

You will be required to unload large containers containing various large items and repack containers ready for distribution which will involve pallet wrapping, checking container documents, sweeping yard and working areas and various other duties.  You will be working within a large team and be able to work to instruction, available a short notice and be able to work to a full 12 hour shift if required.

You must be happy working on a rota system and shift patterns may include nights and weekends.

You will need steel toe cap boots with mid sole and ankle protection.  All other PPE will be supplied.

Must be able to work in manual, heavy load and fast paced environment.

Suitable candidates must have a good understanding of spoken and written English Language in order to comprehend health and safety requirements and be able communicate clearly.

Working hours:  Variable depending on Shift Pattern