DGU Consult
Lagos, Nigeria
3d ago



Effectively plan yard layouts for IMPORTS segregated by ICD’s / Bill of lading / Dangerous cargo / OOG and general imports, EXPORTS, EMPTIES and Transhipment containers within the parameters of the set yard specification.

Close monitoring of the yard during the discharge to ensure that all the containers as received from the vessel have been confirmed and has been confirmed with a yard position.

Close monitoring of the yard during the loading operation to ensure smooth feeding from the yard to the vessel minimizing re-handling in the yard

Controlling and planning the complete yard process in order to achieve maximum productivity and efficiency.

Create and maintain the yard setup and planning to accommodate an average of 18 to 20 crane lifts per hour and maximum utilization of yard equipment.

Allocate yard ranges for exports per vessel / voyage before the gates opening.

Monitor that the equipments are available in the right location at the yard.

Prepare the Daily Yard Work Plans related to discharges, receiving exports, housekeeping etc.

Maintain daily reports on the yard utilization.

Constant monitoring of the yard and have required housekeeping done on time to maximize utilization of the yard and reduce operational impacts

Monitor that the ICD’s declared for the respective vessels are cleared within the allocated time frame, alternatively convert same to the local imports and information passed on to the lines.

Close monitoring of the IMO containers if direct delivery has been taken / cleared, alternatively reminders to the line to clear same for the terminal.

Consolidation of the transhipment stacks by weights and POD’s prior arrival of the outbound carrier.


A University degree in Logistics, Operations Management, or related discipline.

Requires at least two or more years of previous experience as a vessel or yard planner for a container terminal operation.

Previous experience as a dispatcher in a container terminal environment will be an advantage.

Requires sound knowledge of container vessel stowage and stability criteria.


A truly international working environment in a modern working location

Value and team-based leadership

An open and engaging working environment

A wide range of international career opportunities

Opportunities for personal and professional growth in a dynamic environment

Competitive compensation packages


This position is a local position, based in Lagos, Nigeria and will remain posted until 30th July 2012.

Please apply through the job portal and ensure to upload / attach a recent CV. For all internal applications please note that HR will contact your local HR to request for your staff card upon receipt of your application.

We do not make use of recruitment agencies. Only CVs received through our job portal will be attended to.

If you have any questions or would like further information, you are welcome to contact Lanre Olarinoye on appapmtrec apmterminals.com

DUE DATE : 7 / 30 / 2012

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