Port Operator

£20,400 yearly
  • Army
  • United Kingdom
  • 03 Nov, 2020
Full time Defence and Military

Job Description

We use specialist machinery, such as cranes and drive different types of vehicles in order to carry out our operations. Working alongside the Royal Marines and Airborne Forces means that we get plenty of opportunities to travel, working in ports worldwide and helping to support operations and disaster relief tasks. We also have opportunities to complete an apprenticeship and gain widely-recognised trade qualifications.

We also have a Regimental Dive Team and have a proud history competing in Army Sports.


  • As part of a Port Task Group, load and unload vessels to meet port deadlines and operational commitments.
  • Primarily based at the home of Army Maritime in Marchwood, Southampton.
  • You could be deployed worldwide– wherever the British Army has a presence.
  • Gain your Category C+E Driving Licence and learn how to use equipment such as an Industrial Forklift.
  • Gain MHE qualifications and a Level 2 Port Operative Apprenticeship.