Yard Operative

Dependant on experience + Bonus
10 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Ben Gooch
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Crawley 

JOB TITLE: Yard Operative 

SALARY & BENEFITS: Dependant on experience + Bonus

WORKING HOURS: 55 hours a week 

THE COMPANY: Our client is one of the most successful suppliers of primary and recycled materials to the construction industry in the South East,handling over three million tonnes of construction material each year, as well as providing services to the construction, demolition and water treatment industries. The business operates 16 sites across Kent, Sussex, Surrey, London, Hampshire and Dorset and are now looking for an Yard Operative to join their Crawley Depot. 

THE ROLE: As an Yard Operative you will based in the Crawley depot and you will be required to load trucks using the shovel, moving and repositioning aggregate in the bays and around the depot, and carrying out general yard duties. This is an exciting opportunity to join a well respected organisation in a permanent position with fantastic career potential. 

Training provided for the right candidate. 

Working hours are 7.00am – 5.00pm – Monday – Friday / 7am – 12.00pm Saturdays. Night work is required as and when required. 

There may also be opportunity to work overtime.

Key Responsibilities to include:-

• Load trucks using the shovel
• Moving and repositioning aggregate in the bays and around the depot
• Carrying out general yard duties. 

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate for the Yard Operative role will be reliable and flexible with a ‘can do’ attitude. Previous experience of driving wheeled loading shovels or excavators would be beneficial however there may be the opportunity to be trained on operating mobile plant. 

Key experience essential for the Yard Operative role:

• Available to work 55 hours per week
• Available to work Saturdays 
• Previous experience in a similar role not required as full training can be provided
• Experience of driving wheeled loading shovels or excavators would be beneficial but is not essential 

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.