Port Services Operative


Port Services Operative (Tug driver) - Holyhead

Step by step, we are transforming the shipping industry moving towards achieving our vision - Connecting Europe for a sustainable future. At Stena Line, we are like family and friends to each other. We work hard together to solve problems and make a difference because we know that challenges make us grow. The journey starts with us! Stena Line’s Port Operations Team has a crucial part in this journey.

Some of your key responsibilities:

  • Mooring and loading and unloading of all vessels on arrival.
  • Transportation of passengers and luggage to the vessels, and delivery of unaccompanied freight by driving of TUG Masters as required.
  • Housekeeping of port areas and other routine jobs as required.
  • Shift pattern; Four on/Four off - Two days/two nights.   

What you will experience
As part of a successful Port Operations team you will be responsible for the safe and successful mooring of vessels in and out of the port in line with arrival and departure deadlines.

Main function is the assisting with the smooth and effective transportation of passenger and vehicles to and from the vessels, whilst ensuring their experience is as pleasurable as possible by providing the highest standards of customer service to all our guests.

Who you are

At Stena Line your personality matters as much as how good you are at what you do, You’ll need to be flexible, adaptable and reliable.  Are you a proactive team player who enjoys working under pressure?

Do you have the ability to be trained on new vehicles/ skills as required?


  • Previous proven Experience of Port operational duties and requirements.
  • Excellent communication Skills and proven customer service experience.
  • A full clean Driving license and experience of driving large vehicles such as TUGS/HGV/PCV  


This is variable position based in Holyhead within our Ports and Terminals department. To apply, please register your profile and send in your CV in English as soon as possible but no later than Thursday 1st December, 2022. We are having an ongoing selection, so do not wait with your application. Please note that due to GDPR we do not accept applications via e-mail or postal service.

If you have any questions regarding recruitment process you are welcome to contact Rebecca Small, Talent Acquisition Partner, rebecca.small@stenaline.com. 

Please note that we kindly decline any offers from recruitment or staffing agencies regarding this recruitment. 

About Stena Line

As a leader in sustainable shipping, Stena Line has Europe’s most comprehensive route network focusing on transportation of both passengers and freight. We have over 5,100 employees in our Stena Line family across Scandinavia, around the UK and the Baltics, making a contribution to our company.

We are committed to maintaining and developing a sustainable working environment, free from harassment, that gives equal opportunities to everyone. We embrace equality, diversity and inclusion – and welcome all applicants. 

URL to this page