Terminal Operator, Carrington

Job description

Den Hartogh Logistics is a leading bulk Logistics Service Provider to the Chemical, Gas, Polymer and Dry Bulk Food industry. We have integrated our Logistic Services in four Business Units: Liquid Logistics, Global Logistics, Gas Logistics, and Dry Bulk Logistics. Safety and Operational Excellence are embedded in our culture. We understand the value of networks and partnerships, and therefore focus on developing SMART logistic solutions together with our customers and suppliers. We have a global presence, with more than 1,700 employees located in 42 offices within 23 countries. Our modern equipment includes more than 18,000 tank containers, 6,500 dry bulk containers and specialised dry bulk trailers, 400 tank trailers and almost 600 trucks.


About the team:

To support this growth, Den Hartogh is looking to recruit a Terminal Operator for our Carrington site.  This role provides an excellent opportunity to gain exposure in a fast-paced environment where you will gain a good understanding of the business as a whole, enabling you to shape your future career with Den Hartogh.


About the role:

Den Hartogh’s Carrington Terminal is based on Lyondell Basell’s polypropylene site in Carrington.  It consists of 4500m2 of surface area to accommodate 260 x 30ft containers and a range of 20ft tanks.

We have various on-site operations that consist of:

• Loading 30ft containers from plant silos for storage and distribution from terminal
• We specialize in the concept of fitment of a plastic liner in a container for all product loadings. Fitment and removal/disposal activities of these liners are carried out on site.

The working pattern is 45 hours per week on a shift pattern between the hours of 7am and 6pm, Monday to Friday.

Job requirements

About you:

The ideal candidate will have the following licencing requirements but full training and certification will be given to the successful candidate.

• Experience/certificated in the safe operations of articulated Terberg internal site vehicles -{ITSSAR/RTITB /NPORS licensed or equivalent } HGV licence would be advantageous but not essential
• Licensed in the safe operations of 45tes Container Reachstackers or similar container handling equipment- {ITSSAR/RTITB /NPORS licensed or equivalent}
• F.L.T Licensed - {ITSSAR/RTITB /NPORS licensed or equivalent}
• Good knowledge and experience of health & safety at work is essential
• Good communication skills
• Computer literate would be advantageous but not essential


What we offer:

Competitive rate of pay, depending on qualifications and experience.  25 days holiday per annum, excellent pension scheme, life insurance, cycle to work scheme and employee assistance programme.


The successful candidate will be joining a growing and vibrant organisation with ambitious goals. Den Hartogh prides itself on a working environment that promises openness and respect and provides opportunities for personal growth as well as ongoing career development.


How to apply 

If you are interested in pursuing a professional career with a wealth of opportunities please apply via the button below! For more information about the role you can contact Wayne Farrington (Terminal Supervisor) on 07977 459810.