Quayside Supervisor

Peterson and Control Union

Quayside Supervisor

Job Function/Scope

Lead and motivate warehouse, quayside and transport personnel employed at Heysham Supply Base, ensuring that the customers’ requirements are met in a safe, professional and timely manner.  Might suit an appointed person looking for a change, as it will involve a 120t crane for loading and discharging vessels.

Qualifications and Experience

Essential Qualifications / Training (required for successful completion of probationary period):

  • IOSH 4-day Managing Safely Certificate
  • RTITB Supervising Forklift Operations
  • Manual Handling Training
  • Vehicle Banksman Training
  • OPITO Banksman Slinger Stage 3

Other Essential Qualifications / Training:

  • RTITB forklift license
  • Appointed Person for Lifting Operations
  • OPITO Competency Assessor Qualification
  • Management of Rigging Loft

Desirable Qualifications / Training:

  • People Management for Supervisors (or equivalent)
  • OPITO Internal Verifier
  • Clean driving license


  • Experience within a similar role (Supervisor within renewables and Oil and Gas industries.)
  • Proven ability to work in a team but crucially under own initiative
  • Operational experience in quayside and warehouse environment
  • Experience of improving process efficiencies
  • Strong communication and customer-facing skills
  • Proven ability to support a strong safety culture
  • Working knowledge of the Best Practice for the Safe Packing and Handling of Cargo Offshore
  • Microsoft Office experience


Peterson (United Kingdom) Ltd reserves the right to amend or change the above to enable business needs to be met.

Craig Lawie | 01224 288142 |
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