Latest Operations Labour Manager Job in Lagos at APM Terminals

APM Terminals Apapa located in Lagos Nigeria and well known to be the biggest terminal in West Africa.A member of the APMM group with employee count of over a thousand and still expanding.

We are currently in search of a talent in our operations department to be responsible for the day to day planning, rostering and holiday activities of the operational labour, engineering labour and sub-contractors.

we are recruiting to fill the following position:

Job Title: Operations Labour Manager

Ref: AT-032756
Location: Lagos


    This role Reports directly to the Operations Manager,
    To be fully conversant with the staff agreements and ensure that these are adhered to by all concerned.
    Development of rosters and work patterns (in line with reducing the effects of fatigue) as necessary to meet operational manning requirements.
Ensures that company policies overall are applied consistently and fairly within the Operations Group.
    Ensures operations staff is familiar with company policies, Nigerian labor law, and the procedures for implementing and maintaining consistent applications.
    Reviews discipline within the work group to ensure fairness and consistency, and meeting the test of reasonableness.
    Meets with employees whenever necessary to clarify and discuss policy, procedures, and rules issues.
    Provides direction and instruction to subordinate staff, providing regular feedback and regular appraisals.
    Counsels subordinates, up to and including discipline or termination recommendations.
    Follows company management policies and procedures in the application of managing subordinates.
    Participates in career plan development for subordinates.
    Informs training department of the Operations group’s training needs, and reviews periodically the training schedule and changing needs.
    Arrange the training for Terminal labour in accordance with operational requirements and Health and Safety legislative requirements.
    To be conversant with the MWUN Regulations and other relevant legislation appertaining to safe working practices.
    Evaluate and project future recruitment requirements within the following areas:- Control Room, Terminals Operations.
    Assist with sickness absence and disciplinary issues as required.
    Management of radios and handheld devices to ensure that all shortfalls are corrected.
    Ensures appropriate manpower is available to provide adequate gangs/staffing in order to stevedore vessels.
    Reviews and updates as required the rosters of contract labour that supports the needs of the terminal.
    Ensure that rosters for the engineering department are completed for the efficient running of the workforce and meet the needs of the terminal in conjunction with the Technical Manager.
   Performs other related duties as required.

Job Requirements

    A University degree from a reputable institute and a post graduate studies in Port or Terminal management.
    At least 5 years in management roles in any APM Terminal or other.
    Extensive understanding of modern terminal operations including terminal management systems and EDI applications.
    Ability to provide leadership an assistance to meet objectives

How to Apply

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Deadline: 27 October, 2013

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