dock worker


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Noun1.dock worker - a laborer who loads and unloads vessels in a portdock worker - a laborer who loads and unloads vessels in a port
laborer, labourer, manual laborer, jack - someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
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I AM very proud to say I am a former Smith's Dock worker, with both mine and my wife's family ex-employees too.
The operation was still rare but the former dock worker from Swansea, has stayed in good health and has gone on to raise thousands of pounds for the British Heart Foundation.
Former dock worker Fred Maughan, 78, who lives in Middlesbrough, provided a number of sketches.
If the PMA (Pacific Maritime Association) doesn't want to work with us, we'll be out here again when it's done,'' the 42 year-old dock worker said, watching the picket line.
The stunning timber bench features life-size figures of local champions, Kitty Wilkinson and Molly Bushell, joined by a local dock worker.
A LIVERPOOL dock worker, dismissed for wearing the wrong hard hat, claimed yesterday he was a victim of racial abuse.
Dock worker Matthew Palmer, 21, saw a Peugeot 205 overturn and ran over to help the passenger as the driver fled.
THE family of a dock worker who was crushed at a Liverpool ferry terminal have paid tribute to their son.
Afterward, the Average Joes that O'Connor portrayed as a blue-collar dock worker said they came to the service to pay their respects to an actor who touched their lives.
Other contestants include a pastry chef from Bel-Air, a heavy-metal guitarist from Redondo Beach, a female dock worker from Long Beach, a comedian from Los Angeles and a Los Angeles Police Department officer from Glendora.
Son of shipyard and daughter of dock worker, name and address supplied
facility in Bell, Lawrence Ledent, a truck driver from Los Angeles, and Anthony Hart, a dock worker from La Puente, were arrested and charged with grand theft.