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Seasonal Luggage Handler, Penzance
A new opportunity has become available for a seasonal luggage handler based on Penzance. To assist with the loading of passenger luggage and freight on our two vessels based in Penzance. This is a great position for anybody who enjoys working with the general public and thrives in a busy working environment.
The Isles of Scilly Steamship Group is unique in the UK in terms of its breadth of transport operations including shipping, airline and airport services; providing lifeline links for both passengers and freight services between the Isles of Scilly and the mainland. The Group operates the Scillonian III passenger ferry and has recently acquired a new freight ship that is currently being modified to replace the current, smaller vessel, the Gry Maritha. Inter-island freight and mail services are provided using two smaller vessels. The Company also operates Penzance Dry Dock to maintain its own vessels and provide services to external clients.
Assisting with customer luggage for Scillonian III, passenger ferry
Dealing with customer queries
Managing quay traffic and deliveries when required
Aiding the quay hand with the acceptance of cargo for the companies’ freight ship
Maintaining operational procedures
Exceptional level of customer service skills
Must be able to work under considerable pressure in a fast-paced environment
Work wear provided
30 days holiday pro rata
18-20 hours per week, split shifts Monday- Saturday 0700-0900 and 0630-0830, varying with arrival/departure times of Scillonian III. Additional shift of 0900-1200 assisting with our freight ship Gry Maritha.
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