At AD Ports Group, we know that our people are our success attracting, growing, and retaining the finest talent is fundamental to our progression.
We are a human-centric organisation encouraging new ways of thinking. We strive to support our employees’ personal and professional development as maritime leaders who will carry UAE trade to even greater heights.
Join us as we transform global trade, and be part of a dynamic group of integrated businesses and diversified communities of talent working together to foster an environment that encourages growth and prosperity through innovation, development and engagement.
At AD Ports Group, we maximise our impact with powerful, thoughtful employee engagement to build an environment where you can reach your full potential. We value our people with sustained investments in talent acquisition, employee well-being, learning and development, and equal opportunity.
We are proud to be the first organisation in the Middle East region to receive the prestigious Investors in People (IIP) Platinum accreditation. IIP is an international standard for people management.
Apply to the Voyage of Discovery
Voyage of Discovery is an educational and leadership programme for high-calibre Emirati university graduates aged 21 to 26, with a minimum GPA of 3.0. It is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore career prospects in the field of Maritime, covering the Shipping Industry, Port Operations and Logistics.
The programme provides a bespoke development plan for each graduate including comprehensive mentoring and “on the job” training.
Hear from our Group Chief Human Resources Officer to see if this internship is right for you.
Our people are a reflection of our corporate values allowing us to achieve our mission, which has driven our achievements and are at the heart of all we do.
Here is how we sustain these values to inspire excellence among our employees:
We offer exciting opportunities to people from different backgrounds and nationalities through internal career advancement programmes. Once a member of our staff, you have the chance to grow horizontally and vertically throughout your career journey with us.
AD Ports Group provides vital infrastructure and services for the maritime industry in the UAE, promoting the flow of imports and exports, whilst supporting local communities and sustainable businesses. At AD Ports Group, we foster a positive environment to tackle challenges head-on.
UAE Nationals have unique opportunities to explore exciting and challenging careers with us as they undergo comprehensive training and skill development programmes that broaden their potential and enable them to reach new heights in their career. We cater to all levels, from secondary and high school graduates to the most experienced candidates. Hence, we set in place a plethora of programmes that are tailor-made to meet your career goals.
Enhance your practical skills and take your career to the next level through our ‘NAWRUS’ programme - The right way to launch your career is through hands-on technical and vocational training.
Explore a world of opportunities with our Voyage of Discovery programme aimed at garnering high caliber fresh university graduates and acquire the business knowledge and training needed to achieve your career aspirations.
Expand your professional horizons through exciting growth opportunities with us as you take on the next stage in your career journey. AD Ports Group implements the PIER Programme (Ports International Executive Road Programme), designed to advance our employees’ readiness for top leadership positions. Once an AD Ports Group employee, we stand ready, at every step of the way, to support you with unique learning experiences and succession programmes.