Yard Person / Fork Lift Truck Driver

Location
Banbury
Salary
£17550 per annum
Posted
04 May 2017
Closes
01 Jun 2017
Ref
00068195
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is an opportunity to join a well established organisation specialising in precision machining based in Middleton Cheney, Nr Banbury. Having grown year on year and supplied products to high profile companies, they now require a yard person/FLT driver to help them to meet the business requirements.

Functional duties include:
- Picking goods for deliveries.
- Loading and unloading of delivery vehicles.
- Assisting Trade customers to pick their goods and load their vehicles.
- General housekeeping.
- Carrying out any reasonable request from the management team.
- Responsible for organising the yard
- Cuts tube to required lengths using a horizontal band saw on a trolley

Organisational duties include:
- Suppliers/Customers are loaded safely and efficiently.
- Loads are picked, wrapped and ready to be loaded onto vehicles.
- Supplier vehicles unloaded safely and efficiently and goods are checked off against delivery notes.
- Maintain a safe and tidy working environment.
- Liaise with the Transport Manager on a daily basis to ensure loads are ready for dispatch
- Assist the business by contributing reliable, on-time performance on a daily basis
- To adhere to safe working practices and ensure they are followed at all times
- Demonstrate the ability to work within a team environment
- General housekeeping & yard duties
- A forklift license is essential

Preferred Experience:
The ideal candidate will have experience of managing a yard within a manufacturing environment with a counterbalance fork lift license. You will have the ability to take control of an operational yard and turn it into a fully functioning, utilising yard space and must have the capacity to deal with increased work load during the company's peak periods.

Working Hours: Monday-Thursday 8am to 4.30pm, Friday 8am to 1.30pm

Benefits:
- Company pension scheme upon qualification
- 20 days holiday per year (January-December)

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