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Yard Operative

Job Title: Yard Operative
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Andover
Salary: £16000 - £18000
Reference: SDSA69
Contact Name: Shane Stevens
Job Published: June 27, 2016 11:25

Job Description

24-7 Staffing Ltd have an excellent opportunity to join one of its valued clients as a full time Yard Operative. Hours of work are generally Monday to Friday 08:00 - 16:30 with no weekend or bank holidays worked. please see below full details about the vacancy. 

The Person

  • Organised and responsible, mature minded person to assist with the operation of the companies activities.
  • High level of commitment and be flexible in their approach to working hours.
  • Hard working and resourceful, must be willing to work as part of a team and as an individual.

Good communication skills, dealing with colleagues and customers at all levels.

  • Basic IT skills.
  • Ideally have existing Telehandler and HIAB training, although training will be provided for the right person.
  • Ideally have clean full driving licence for vehicles up to 7.5 ton with trailer and ideally hold a Driver CPC certificate. (Not Essential) 
  • Ideally have past experience in the engineering industry.

The Role

  • Organising the yard/storage area and workshop.
  • General housekeeping duties
  • Ensuring all operations conducted in your area meet our, and our customers, Quality, Health & Safety and Environmental standards.
  • The cleaning of equipment returned from hire contracts and also equipment from the service department.
  • Ensuring all rental equipment is clean and fit for re-hire.
  • The day to day support of our team of Service Engineers and operations staff.
  • Improving the efficiency and productivity within the Service Department.
  • Basic practical skills to assist engineers in the dismantling/assembly and cleaning of equipment.
  • Use of Telehandler and forklift for the loading/off-loading of equipment.
  • Delivery and collection of equipment and parts using vehicles up to 7.5 ton, sometimes with trailer and HIAB fitted, throughout the UK.
  • Some site work will be required to assist with the installation of equipment.
  • Carry out the routine maintenance of the company’s vehicles.


The Company

  • Small Dynamic company established over 14 years
  • Currently hold ISO standards in Quality, Environmental and Health and Safety
  • Privately owned
  • Financially stable


The Rewards

  • Competitive salary based on ability and experience.
  • Paid overtime.
  • 4 Weeks paid holiday Bank holidays

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you do not have a CV or you require more information please call us on 01980 742 247

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