Yard Operative

Yard Operative

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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    £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum

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    Alexander Keenes

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    5 months ago

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We are currently recruiting for a stock controller / yard operative to manage a depot in Brentwood for a Telecommunications company. If you experience running and maintaining yard operations, recording details of deliveries, issuing stock to gangs and filling of vehicles.

The ideal candidate will be a team player, with flexibility to work when required, including alternative Saturdays, and also have a telehandler or forklift qualification and experience in a similar position. This is a physically demanding position due to the weight of some of the stock.

Yard Operative
Salary: £24,000 + company benefits
Location: Cambridge

*Responsible for the distribution and filling vehicles of fuel and associated record keeping
*Responsible for issuing materials and plant to crews, recording all materials that leave the yard
*Check incoming materials. Equipment and supplies against delivery notes
*Responsible for the supervision, loading, and offloading of trucks and lorries
*Operates forklift/loading equipment to load and unload salvages reusable scrap materials
*Yard patrols & security - check perimeter fencing and gates and ensure yard is locked always when unattended
*Call appropriate emergency services in cases of emergency, such as fire or presence of unauthorised persons
*Know the locations of fire alarm systems, shut-off valves, telephones and power/water meters
*Report verbally and in writing all violation of regulations you have been asked to enforce
*Record observations or incidents that occur in the depot
*Responsible for yard organisation, maintenance and cleanliness
*Effective handover of the day operations to overnight security and vice versa to ensure smooth transition of operations

Please provide an up to date CV for consideration.