New Job Vacancies Available

Details of the vacancies can be found below and on the port's job vacancy page


Added on 22.03.2024

A full-time permanent position has become available for a Security Officer in the Landside Services Department of the Portland Port Group of Companies.

Reporting directly to the Police and Security Manager, the successful candidate will demonstrate:

Experience in security and shift-work

An ability to work alone.

That they can use their own initiative

That they can recognise set limits of discretion

As the first point of contact for visitors and customers entering the port this is a high-profile position requiring excellent interpersonal skills, professional manner, and smart appearance.

Port Security Officers have unique and privileged access to secure information and therefore need to demonstrate discretion and confidentiality. 

A flexible approach to working hours is essential. The Shift pattern will be six 8-hour shifts worked over 8 days, including early, late and night shifts to cover 24/7.

Closing Date for Application: Friday 26 April 2024

The following documents can be downloaded and will provide further details:

To apply, download and complete the application form, then e-mail it with a copy of your CV to or post to:

Mrs L Green
Personnel Manager
Portland Port

Admin: 22nd Mar 2024 12:47:00

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