SCH Careers

SCH is committed to supporting the maritime industry and has a wealth of knowledge and experience of providing turnaround services supporting various cruise lines in the major ports of the UK. We have an extensive range of services that we offer, offering consistency and dependable performance.

Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) was founded as a stevedoring company in the port of Southampton in 1990 and was acquired by its current management in 2008 when it became part of the Independent Port Handling (IPH) group. Today, SCH is a leading supplier of port stevedoring services in Southampton , Portsmouth, Liverpool, while the company has also expanded its capability to include vehicle processing in Oxford and Sywell and other cruise parking services in Dover. In addition, the IPH group, through subsidiary Cruise and Passenger Services (CPS), is one of the UK’s major providers of cruise passenger parking.

If you want to work in a company that has professional and personal development at its core? Please check our current vacancies below. If there are no open positions or a suitable role for you at present and you would like to be considered as part of the SCH team for any future roles, please email your CV to careers@schltd.com


QHSE Manager

This is an exciting time to be joining our team based in Southampton. SCH is recruiting for a QHSE Manager to join our team.

As the QHSE Manager you will take leadership responsibility for the overall performance of IPH Group’s QMS, Near Miss, Health & Safety and QMS processes and procedures in accordance with the ISO 9001 and statutory requirements of UK and wider operating legislation to ensure all staff work safely and to the stated procedures to deliver full value to the Company.

Recruitment Resourcer

SCH is seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Recruitment Resourcer to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for sourcing and screening potential candidates and will have excellent communication skills, a strong understanding of the recruitment process, and the ability to think outside the box when it comes to finding the right people for the job.

If you are interested in this role please register your interest below!