Steel Port Operatives

Competitive + (SHIFT ALLOWANCE) + OT (1.5X & 2X)
11 May 2018
08 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

STEEL PORT OPERATIVES – Day or Night shifts


Competitive + (SHIFT ALLOWANCE) + OT (1.5X & 2X)

26 days hols + bank hols

Our reputable client is seeking to strengthen their team of steel operatives. Ideally from a steel stockholding background you will need to be punctual, experienced and not afraid of hard work, outside and in all weathers. Experience working within a steel operation, holding the relevant licences for operating 16 and 18 tonne forklift trucks and overhead cranes, is essential. This is a complex, 24 hour, loading operation and the shifts are as follows: The night shift commences at 6pm on Monday through to 5.30 am on Saturday. The day shift starts 6.00am to 2.00pm Monday to Friday although it is likely most days to finish at 5.00pm. Overtime is paid after 40 hours. Weighbridge experience would also be desirable, however full training will be given to help with cover on the night shift.

Summary of Responsibilities:

· Loading steel products onto vehicles destined for customers

· Use of heavy machinery – overhead cranes, 16 and 18 tonne FLT

· Overall responsibility for ensuring safe loading of cargo

· General steel work

· Maintain good housekeeping at all work areas

· Adhere to safe working in the workplace and at all times comply with safe systems of work, risk assessment in line with company Health & Safety Policy and Procedures

Personal Specification:

· Hardworking with previous steel experience

· Proven record of physical and manual work

· Valid plant operator licences and driving licence

· Team player

· Ability to work outside in all weather conditions


The role is based in Scunthorpe and is commutable from Doncaster, Gainsborough, Goole, Immingham and Hull.