APM Terminals is one of the world’s leading global port / terminal owners and operators with a global terminal network of more than 63 ports and terminals in 40 countries with 7 new terminal development projects and 7 expansion programs now underway.
APM Terminals also manages 170 Inland Services operations in 48 countries. The company employs 23,000 professionals across a total of 68 countries spanning five continents.
APM Terminals serves every major trade lane with a truly global presence, providing our customers with the most advanced terminal technology, equipment and operations in the industry.
APM Terminals Medport Tangier is a greenfield project under construction, it will be the third container terminal of the Tanger Med complex APM Terminals Tangier handled 1.
7 million TEUs in 2015. APM Terminals Medport Tangier will be a facility with up to 2,000 meters of quay.
Our Tangier team is currently bringing people, expertise and technology together to usher in a new era in African ports for today’s business world through world-
class operations in the safest, most environmentally friendly manner.
An opportunity to be part of a high performance team that ensures APM Terminals is the most efficient, safe and profitable terminals in the region
Working with partners, shareholders and other stakeholders
Developing roles and responsibilities for a key terminal for APM Terminals in the region
Prior Go-live (Project Phase)
Carry out testing activities and contribute to operational configuration of the TOS and CHE interfaces in collaboration with the planning manager
Follow up on failed tests diligent resolution
Participate in the parameters setting and deployment of the TOS optimization module Primeroute
Actively support the TOS emulation exercise as well as all related activities
Act as bridge between IT / Automation system and operational execution
Identify process gaps and work with relevant parties to establish solutions
Ensure all TOS configuration and associated knowledge is thoroughly documented
Support in further defining PCO processes as and where required
Support in coaching new PCO staff during the ramp up period
Post Go-live (Commercial Operations Phase);
Monitor live vessel, yard and gate operations to ensure smooth execution and to meet operational targets
Ensure execution of the work instructions in the system with no stoppages
Proactively maintain an efficient deployment of terminal CHE using Primeroute
Proactively avoid operational wastes by always performing sanity checks on the plans for the next 30 minutes and advise next course of action
Be the first line of support for all other functions in case of exceptions during operations executions
Perform root cause analysis on operational failures including systems and take ownership of the follow up process through resolution
Collaborate with other functions in the Integrated Operations Center for diligent resolution of exceptions and process improvements
While the position reports into the execution management, the incumbent is to work closely with the planning function
Follow all safety regulations while working in the terminal area and to address person’s they encounter who are not complying with terminal safety regulations
Be actively involved in continuous improvement projects to support the achievement of targeted volume and productivity levels
Perform other duties as required
We are looking for
Master of Science in Information Technology or Automation OR Industrial / Mechanical / Electrical Engineering degree OR any other related degree
Experience / Skills in software development is a plus
Lean & Six Sigma certification is a differentiator
Understands safety regulations, safe working procedures and safe materials handling procedures
Previous experience in automated production or manufacturing is a plus
Works well under pressure and able to focus on details
Requires advanced level of verbal and written communications skills in English
High level of integrity and able to collaborate effectively in a dynamic environment
Proven demonstrated ability to be a team player and can work independently within the defined project, maintaining good relationship to customer, staff and other project team members.
Must have good analytical skills to be able to provide solutions to issues / exception in a relatively short timeframe