Limassol Port

The role
The Container Terminal Operator of the Limassol Port is looking to recruit dynamic Yard Equipment Operators


  • Operate yard handling equipment of various types for the purpose of moving containers between vessels and yard operations
  • Conduct operations in a safe manner to ensure all work procedures and safety codes are followed, to prevent personnel injury and equipment damage
  • Carry out all routine inspections on yard handling equipment for operational conditions and ensure any defects are reported immediately
  • Operate yard handling equipment to load and discharge tractor and vehicle chassis as well as stack and/or shift containers in the yard
  • Follow work queue instructions for discharge and/or loading sequences and shifting containers into planned locations
  • Report any safety hazards during operations


  • Driving licenses to operate all types of yard handling equipment, including tractor, reach stacker, forklift, etc.
  • A heavy duty driver’s license issued by the local authority
  • At least two years’ experience in an industrial environment
  • At least two years’ experience with equipment handling or similar experience with driving heavy road vehicles in a commercial port environment
  • Knowledge of operating various yard handling equipment
  • Knowledge of container terminal operations, including yard movements and other yard handling equipment
  • Knowledge of safety regulations, safe working procedures and safe materials handling procedures
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to communicate operational instructions and information via radio system
  • Basic English language skills

Interested applicants should forward their CV by email at vacancies-limassol@eurogate.eu quoting the job title. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

CVs should be submitted by Tuesday, February 28th, 2017