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Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority Recruitment Application Portal 2022/2023


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Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority Recruitment: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the various vacant position in the ghana ports recruitment exercise for 2022/2023 year.

Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority Recruitment

Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority Recruitment

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority is the national port authority of Ghana, Between the 16th – 18th century, foreign trade in the then Gold Coast was undertaken from about 40 landing points scattered around the Gold coast. By the 1900s these had converged to six main ports of trade…Read More.

Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority Core Value

Vessel handling includes the following:


This is service available 24 /7 and is compulsory for all vessels entering and leaving or shifting berths in the harbour. Vessels wishing to enter the harbour must await pilots at eight cables NE of starboard breakwater (lee breakwater head) or buoys. Alternatively, they should anchor at Quarantine anchorage.

Storage and Warehousing Services

The Port has sheds with storage covered area of 140,000m2, open storage area of 250,000m2 with container holding capacity of 5000teus. There are also private warehouses in and around the port to augment the ports capacity.


This service is compulsory within the main harbour and is ordered through the signal station or via an agent. Tugs of up to 1,250hp are available on special applications. Four tugs of 1250kw to5050kw with about 40 to 80 tonnes bollard pulls are available for towage service.

Fire and Safety

The department of Fire and Safety has a 24/7well-organized, well trained, committed and dedicated fire – fighting service with modern fire fighting equipment. Tugs are fitted with fire fighting equipment with fire monitors.

Mooring / Unmooring / Berthing

The service for mooring and berthing includes tying of ropes and the supply of necessary boats and crew for the purposes of mooring and the allocation of berths to vessels.


The Port of Takoradi is renowned for its excellent security network. It has well-skilled operations staff, drilled and dedicated security personnel to ensure the safety and security of all types of cargo.


Stevedoring services are provided by GPHA and 4 licensed private stevedoring companies. GPHA stevedore handles 25% with the remaining 75% allocated to private stevedore companies licensed to operate in the Port.

Ship Repair Facility

The Port has a shipyard that is equipped with a dry-dock and slipway that has been modernized and expanded to accommodate vessels and crafts up to 400 tons.

Waste Reception Facilities

Waste reception service is provided by Zeal Environmental Technologies, a private company in the Port.

Fresh Water Supply

The supply of fresh water is provided by GPHA Fire & Safety Department. Fresh water is available by pipe at berths 2, 4, 5 and 6. Rate of supply is 20 tonnes/ hour. Water barge supply vessels moored at buoys.

Dock Labour Service

The Ghana Dock Labour Company (GDLC) is responsible for the supply of labour to companies operating in the Port.

Ghana Ports Recruitment Requirements

Applicant must have the following requirements:

  • A good first degree and a relevant Master’s degree from a reputable university
  • A Relevant professional qualification will be an added advantage but not required
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in managing people
  • Experience in labour related issues
  • Experience in collective bargaining
  • An understanding of the Maritime industry will be a plus

Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority Recruitment Form

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority recruitment is once in a year, therefore the 2020 recruitment portal has not yet open. kindly debunk all social media platform information about Ghana ports recruitment. we will keep you updated when the recruitment portal is open. kindly check back or you visit the official website (https://www.ghanaports.gov.gh/) for more information.

Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority Contact information:

GPHA Head Quarters

P. O. Box 150.Tema.Ghana.
Tel: +233 (0) 303 219120.
Fax +233 (0) 303 202812
Email: [email protected]

Port Of Tema

P. O. Box 488. Tema. Ghana.
Tel: +233 (0) 303 219120
Fax +233 (0) 303 204136
Email:[email protected]

Port Of Takoradi

P. O. Box 708. Takoradi. Ghana.
Tel: +233 (0) 3120 24073, 2021436, 2024208
Fax +233 (0) 3120 22814
Email: [email protected]

Office National Des Ports Du Ghana

BP 276 CMS, 11 OUAGA
Burkina Faso
Tel: +226-50301201
Email: [email protected]


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  1. Please am a lathe machinist currently working in Nigeria with Gbaran Ubie Oil And Gas Company under Shell Nigeria. Please due to the current demonstration going on in the region i intend to come back home but am kindly enquiring if there will be chance for a machinist in your workshop thanks


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