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

Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Closing Date: 28th August 2023

PD Ports are recruiting for General Steel Operatives in the Scunthorpe area. Previous experience in steel essential for the role. We are looking for enthusiastic, hard-working individuals to operate various plant equipment to pick steel to order, load and unload trailers.

Working Arrangements: Various – Days, Nights, 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm shift rotation


The five main things our Steel Operatives will be working on are:

  • Supporting all areas of the warehouse to meet multiple customer orders and deadlines
  • Use of onsite plant and equipment including overhead cranes
  • Goods out: order picking, ensuring attention to detail, collating and planning customer orders as per the pre-determined load list and loading the lorry accordingly
  • Keeping the warehouse and yard areas clean and tidy
  • Adhering to essential safety standards and site best practice


We are seeking someone who:

  • Steel industry experience essential
  • Forklift and overhead crane desirable
  • Quality focused
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge or use of warehouse management systems/scanners



We offer 26 days holiday, paid maternity, paternity and adoption leave, life insurance, a generous sick pay scheme and a cycle to work scheme.


If you are interested in this opportunity please apply in writing, outlining relevant skills & experience, to hr.recruitment@pdports.co.uk and use job reference STEELOP2023.

If you would like to find out more about the role, please contact hr.recruitment@pdports.co.uk.


Closing Date:

Monday 28th August 2023

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