Yard Operative

KBC Associates
Camden Town, Greater London
£19000 - £19300/annum
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Yard Operative.

Previous experience in a Timber or Builders Merchants is highly desirable

As a Yard Operative you will maintain high standards of customer service, stock handling, housekeeping and Yard safety and security.

Key Task Requirements

Continually projecting and promoting the company image of service and quality.
Unload, handle, transport and store materials safely and securely.
Assist customers to load their vehicles when required.
Assisting to prepare customers ordered as advised by the Yard Supervisor.
Answer customers questions and queries, or direct them to another member of staff.
Maintain high standards of stock handling and management.
Ensure the Yard is clean, tidy and free from hazards.
Use of Fork Lift Trucks / lifting and moving equipment and timber cutting equipment (where applicable and after full training has been completed)
Reporting of all defects of company plant and machinery immediately to the Yard Supervisor (where authorised and trained to use )
Participate in training to develop a knowledge of the company, its products and the elements necessary to be successful in the business.

The Job Package

Competitive Salary
22 Days Annual leave (plus Bank Holidays)
Company Pension Scheme
Death In service Benefit
Employee Assisted Programme
Staff Discount Card (qualifying period - 3 Months)
Staff Uniform
Additional Staff Benefits and Training

Key Skill Requirements

Previous experience within a Builders Merchants or similar highly desirable.
Forklift experience desirable, but not essential as full training will be given.
Excellent communication skills and customer service skills
Basic Building & Timber Product knowledge desirable.
Ensure that customer requests are carried out accurately and promptly.
Sufficiently competent in Maths to measure timber accurately and basic literacy required.
Relate to co-workers in a supportive manner.
The ability to work under pressure and to multi task.
Reasonable level of fitness.
Be vigilant at all times to prevent loss of products by theft etc.

Monday - Friday 7:30 to 5pm

2 Saturdays (Half Days) a month

KBC Associates is an equal opportunities employer