• Location: Kingston Upon Hull
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Hourly Pay: £NLW

**ROLE IS BASED Queen Elizabeth Dock HU9**

If you have previously wanted a career in a port environment this is an excellent opportunity for an entry level role that does not require previous port knowledge.

Why apply?

  • Full training provided inclusive of a CHIPS course qualification
  • Opportunity to upskill within the role
  • Immediate starts available
  • Ongoing work
  • Excellent staff benefits


The duties of the CONTAINER OPERATIVE will include;

  • Loading and unloading containers
  • Palletising
  • Processing goods in
  • Working as a team
  • Ensuring good H&S practice at all times


For the role of CONTAINER OPERATIVE applicants wishing to apply must meet the following requirements;

  • A good attitude with the ability to work as a team
  • Keen to learn new skills and progress
  • Flexible to work shift patterns
  • Previous experience of warehouse / labouring environment is desirable but not essential
  • Counterbalance Forklift truck licences are desirable but not essential – refreshers can be provided for those without out of date licence
  • Previous experience in a similar role e.g. handballer, labourer, warehouse operative, operative, production operative, forklift truck driver, dispatch operative desirable but not essential
  • Successful applicants should be aware that regular drug and alcohol tests will be conducted


Working across 6am – 2pm shift and 2pm – 10pm, 10pm – 6am shifts

Pay rates for the CONTAINER OPERATIVE are £NLW per hour.


Should you wish to apply for the role of CONTAINER OPERATIVE, without delay email your CV to or should you wish to speak about the role in detail please call 01482 213570 and ask for Louise for more information.

We receive a high number of applications and as such if you have successfully progressed to the next stage of application one of our consultants will contact you directly. YSS are committed to implementing a policy of equal opportunities. Should you wish to receive a copy of this policy please contact us.

In the event that, you have not heard from us within 7 days you can be rest assured, even if you are not successful for the advertised vacancy we will keep your CV and details on file for 6 months and as soon as we have a vacancy that suits your skills we will be in touch. YSS care deeply about your privacy and are therefore committed to processing your personal information in accordance with GDPR. Our full privacy policy can be found here.

Yorkshire Staffing Services are acting as an employment business for temporary assignments and an employment agency for permanent placements.

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