Container Controller in Neptune Pacific Direct Line Apia, Samoa

Website Neptune Pacific Direct Line

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Company Description

Founded by 12 Pacific Forum countries in 1978, Pacific Forum Line (PFL) is a beacon of region trade and development in the Pacific Islands for over 35 years. PFL is both a shipping company and an instrument for regional development. Today, PFL has a rejuvenated service network covering the Samoa’s, Tonga, Cook Islands, Fiji and PNG to and from just about anywhere in the world.

The parent company is a joint venture between Government of Samoa and Neptune Pacific Line. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our Team as a Container Controller.

Job Description

The role of the Container Controller is responsible for updating the container movements daily, completing various reports either weekly or monthly, arranging container deliveries to/from customers as well as arranging container hire to customers.

In addition, you will need to send all empties container lists to the Head office for allocations, arrange pre-tripping of all containers through climate, attend to sight container damages at customer sites and complete container reports/photos amongst other duties.



  • Previous experience with containers or shipping would be ideal but not essential – if you are a fast & eager learner!
  • A full valid Driver’s licence is essential
  • Must be able to work weekends, public holidays and after hours as required especially when vessels come in
  • High level of honesty, integrity, respect and collaboration
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated commitment to teamwork and partnerships
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical as you will be going through manifests
  • Excellent work ethic, pro-active and accepts responsibility
  • Work autonomously with little supervision
  • Must be computer literate and proficient in MS Word, Excel and Outlook programs to an intermediate level
  • Fluent in both English and Samoan
  • Must have a clean police record
  • Be able to work in a fast paced environment and have the ability to adapt to situations

Additional Information

A competitive salary will be offered to the successful applicant based on experience and qualifications.

Applications close 4pm, 16th December 2022.

If this sounds like you then apply now!

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Company: Neptune Pacific Direct Line

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: Apia, Samoa

Application Deadline: N/A

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