In this exciting and varied role you will carry out cargo operations including the mooring of vessels, loading/unloading and securing of cargo. Full training will be provided for the use of specialised heavy plant and machinery with industry qualifications.
As part of the role, there will be opportunities to deploy worldwide on short assignments (2-5 days; Africa, Middle East, Europe, America etc.) to meet and discharge/load the vessels. There will also be opportunities to deploy for longer duration's (up to 6 months) to carry out vessel operations.
In order to support the MoD both in the UK and overseas, applicants will be trained to become Sponsored Reserves (SR). Sponsored Reserves gain experience in both worlds of MoD and civilian environments which provides global exposure to the industry.
This role is also suitable for serving Army, Navy or RAF Reservists who can transfer across without repeating the Forces application process.
Due to the nature of the post applicants must have resided in the UK for the last 5 years, have a valid full UK driving licence and will be required to pass medical and fitness tests. Previous military and or stevedore experience is desired.