South Asia Gateway Terminals (Pvt) Ltd.
Port of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Careers at SAGT


SAGT is an exciting place to work and provides a conducive environment for career growth in a field that is complex, fast paced, and rewarding. We offer a challenging and rewarding career for individuals who aspire to join Team SAGT.

Current vacancies

Job profile:

This position focuses on delivering highly accurate and quality services based on established standards, guidelines and procedures within the SAGT container terminal.

Main responsibilities of the job include:

  • Receive/Deliver containers to/from SAGT terminal.
  • Check whether containers received are for nominated vessels and physically in good condition.
  • Process Export Receipt Advice (ERA’s) and Import Delivery Orders.
  • Check the type of cargo and follow appropriate formalities including Hazardous Cargo procedure.
  • Ensure availability of relevant statutory cargo clearances from state authorities such as customs

prior to release of containers and take appropriate actions accordingly.

Candidate profile:

Our ideal candidate will have a high level of tolerance for repetitive tasks and deliver precise error free work with attention to quality and detail.

You must be:

  • Male below 35 years of age
  • Passed G.C.E. (O/L) Examination in six (06) subjects with minimum three (03) credit passes including mathematics & English language.
  • Passed G.C.E. (A/L) Examination with minimum three simple passes.
  • Excellent Oral and Written communication skills of the English language.
  • Excellent computer literacy.
  • Willing to work on Roster/Shift basis.

Academic qualifications in the field of shipping would be an added advantage.

An attractive and competitive remuneration package is on offer for selected candidate.

Please email your comprehensive CV with details of two non-related referees, copies of certificates & a copy of NIC addressed to the General Manager - HR to careers@sagt.com.lk or by post with the position applied for in the top left corner of the envelope to the address shown hereunder within 10 days of this advertisement.

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Job profile:

This role calls for a repetitive, systematic & skillful approach to work  and needs to be performed in a highly precise manner to ensure all operations on-board the vessel are carried out as per strict operational & safety guidelines. 

Main responsibilities of the job include:

•  Ensure lashing/unlashing work is carried out to job requirement and vessel’s satisfaction.

•  Direct Crane Operator to discharge or load containers from/to specific locations on the vessel.

•  Liaise with Operations Executive of progress/problems during Operations.

Candidate profile:

Our ideal candidate will be a  steady individual with a high level of tolerance  who will thrive within a very structured work environment and have an excellent knowledge in the field of shipping and experience in transportation & Logistics industry.

 You must have:

•     Passed G.C.E. A/L examination with minimum three (03) passes and G.C.E. (O/L) examination  in six (06) subjects 

      including mathematics & English with minimum three (03) credit passes,

or

•     Passed G.C.E. (O/L) examination in six (06) subjects including mathematics & English with minimum three (03) credit 

      passes with an Academic/Professional Qualification in the field of Shipping, Transport & Logistics from a recognized

      university/institute.

•     Excellent oral and written communication skills of the English language.

•     Ability to plan, direct, monitor, lead and control specific operational tasks.

•     Minimum three (03) years direct work experience (Local / Overseas) in port operations/container yards/shipping lines.

•     Willing to work on Roster/Shift basis.

 An attractive and competitive remuneration package is on offer for selected candidates.

Please email your comprehensive CV with details of two non-related referees, copies of certificates & a copy of NIC ddressed to the General Manager - HR to careers@sagt.com.lk or by post with the position applied for in the top left corner of the envelope to the address shown hereunder within 10 days of this advertisement.

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Job profile:

 

This position is responsible for performing specialized work efficiently with confidence, competence and high attention to details.

 

Main responsibilities of the job include;

   

  Undertake mechanical repairs, servicing and refurbishment to all terminal equipment such as

  “Quay Gantry Cranes” and “Rubber Tired Gantry Cranes” to the required standards.

  Diagnose faults in Diesel engines, transmissions and hydraulic systems and heavy mechanical

   systems.

 

Candidate profile:

 

Our ideal candidate must have an excellent knowledge in mechanical engineering.

 

You must have:

  Successfully completed 03 years full time certificate course in the field of mechanical from a reputed technical institute.

  Passed G.C.E. (O/L) examination with five (05) credit passes including Mathematics & minimum simple pass for English language.

  Thorough knowledge and experience in electro mechanical systems.

  Ability to read and understand manuals and engineering drawings.

  Minimum three (03) years of experience in the relevant field.

  A valid heavy vehicle driving license.

  Ability to work at heights and on Roster/shift basis.

 

An attractive and competitive remuneration package is on offer for the selected candidate.

 

Please email your comprehensive CV with details of two non-related referees & a copy of NIC addressed to the General Manager - HR to careers@sagt.com.lk  or by post with the position applied for in the top left corner of the envelope to the address shown hereunder within 10 days of this advertisement.

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