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Why work for ABP?

A Career at the UK’s Leading Ports Business

ABP is the UK’s leading and best-connected ports group, with 21 ports and managing around 25% of the UK’s sea-borne trade. Starting back in 1983, the company has almost 2000 employees.

Offering a vast range of roles spanning the UK, all rooted in a culture that welcomes diversity, fosters talent, encourages internal movement and progression, and places safety as number one priority. Their operations mean they have a variety of different roles available to apply for.

Stafforce are proud to be working with ABP Southampton to provide temporary labour solutions.

Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

Car Drivers

Location: Southampton
Pay rates: £11.44- £19 per hour (dependent on shift)
Shifts: 12 hour shifts (6am-6pm or 6pm-6am)

Immediate starts available
Full time and part-time can be accommodated

What is required?

  • Full clean manual UK driving license held for at least a year
  • No more than 6 points

Benefits of the job:

  • Entry-level position – simple work
  • Driving role with little traffic involved
  • Less walking vs a Warehouse job

Port Operatives

Location: Southampton
Pay rates: £11.44 – £22 per hour (dependent on shift)
Shifts: 12 hour shifts 6am – 6pm & 6pm – 6am 7 days a week

Variety of roles/tasks available:

  • Discharging vessels such as bag boats, steel, and timber
  • Working as a Stevedore within the vessel
  • Working as a slinger banksman on the quay
  • Operating plants such as forklifts, tugs, shovels and skidsteer
  • Quayside labouring and port operative duties as required

Are you interested in one of the roles above working with ABP Southampton? If so, then please call 02381 102014 directly!

Alternatively, if none of the roles are the right fit but you’d like to register for all of our other opportunities, you can do so by clicking below.

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