Groundworks Yard Operative

Kingswinford, West Midlands, England
£15600.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
30 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Vacancy Filler
Contract Type
Full Time

Job title: Groundworks Yard Operative

Location: Kingswinford, DY6 7QQ

Salary: £15,600 per annum + Company Bonus

Full Time, Temporary with a view to becoming permanent

Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week (Occasional Saturday work may also be required, overtime will be paid)

Our client is a leading supplier of scaffolding, fencing, access and groundworks products. They are currently looking for a Yard Operative who will be responsible for loading and unloading delivery vehicles by hand or with a forklift truck and putting together customer orders.

If you enjoy physical work and working outdoors, then this job is for you. To be a yard operative, you will need to be physically fit and able to work safely. Experience of using a forklift truck would be advantageous

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Loading and unloading delivery vehicles by hand or with a forklift truck
  • Sorting and grading stock
  • Moving supplies to storage areas
  • Picking and packing orders
  • Keeping work areas clean and tidy
  • Checking customer orders are completed properly and on time
  • Answering questions from customers when required
  • Other duties as may be requested by the management

Required Skills and Experience:

  • You must have experience of warehouse work or construction site labouring and/or a forklift truck licence
  • You must enjoy manual work and working outdoors
  • Experience of gas cutting and/or welding is highly desirable
  • You must be enthusiastic, friendly, dynamic, self-motivated
  • Good verbal and written communication skills and common sense are a must

What's in it for you?

Employees are our client's greatest asset and they recognise every contribution and commitment that you make to the Company. In exchange they offer a range of benefits which may include:

  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Trimester Bonus
  • Life insurance (when you become a member of our pension scheme)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Computer / Phone scheme
  • Car leasing scheme
  • Lifestyle benefits (exclusive discounts in thousands of stores)
  • Insurance benefits

How to apply

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