Head Office, 17-27 Queen's Square
17-27 Queen's Square
North Yorkshire

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 17th May 2019

An opportunity has arisen for a Site Operative to join the team based at our Groveport site, Gunness, Scunthorpe. Groveport covers 190 acres and is an inland port complex on the River Trent boasting nine berths with sea access via the Humber Estuary. Groveport can provide a number of port services including chartering, ships agency, stevedoring, warehousing and logistics.

The role of Site Operative will essentially be stevedoring operations, which will include all areas of import and export activities. This will include manual handling, operating plant and equipment i.e. forklift truck, skid steer Bobcat, loading shovel and site shunt vehicles. The successful candidate will be expected to work to the highest standards of Health and Safety.

Previous experience is welcomed but not necessary as full training will be given to the successful candidates.

The hours of work will be 37.5 hours per week worked flexibly over a seven day period dependent upon operational requirements. Additional overtime may be required to meet the needs of the business.

If you feel you have the necessary skills or potential to undertake this challenging role please send a copy of your current CV, as well as a cover letter to:


Group HR Department

PD Ports

17-27 Queens Square



Or via email to hr.admin@pdports.co.uk


Award Winning

PD Ports awarded Gold Status from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) for its commitment to health and safety excellence for the third consecutive year.

PD Ports - RoSPA Award Winner 2023