Van Driver/ Yard Operative

  • Job Reference: 620219423-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: M4 Recruitment
  • Location: Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £21,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

M4 Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Van Driver/Yard Operative to join a leading roofing merchant in Leighton Buzzard. This is a full time, permanent role. Full training will be provided but you must have a forklift licence or at least some forklift experience. In return they will offer you a competitive salary, 28 days holiday, life assurance & EAP, discretionary bonus, Cyclescheme and Long Service Awards.

The role of a Van Driver/Yard Operative:

* Delivering goods to site via the Company van;

* Forklift Truck Driving;

* Customer facing;

* Loading and unloading vehicles;

* General warehouse duties.

Key Responsibilities:

* Ensure that customers are served promptly and efficiently with the correct materials;

* Receive and check off deliveries to the branch, highlighting any anomalies and ensuring correct and timely storage of goods are in line with Health & Safety Guidelines;

* Assist with picking and loading of orders;

* Ensure that stock is clearly identifiable and low stock levels are highlighted to Branch Management;

* Ensure that forklifts are used and maintained in an appropriate manner in line with Health & Safety Guidelines;

* Ensure the yard and warehouse are kept clean and tidy at all times in-line with Company Health & Safety Guidelines;

* Participate in training to develop knowledge of products and elements necessary to be successful in the business.

The right candidate must:

* Have the ability to work under pressure and multi task;

* Be sufficiently confident in maths and basic literacy;

* Have a full clean UK drivers licence.

* Have a forklift licence or some forklift experience;

* Be able to work as part of a team.

M4 Recruitment are an employment business and operates as an equal opportunities employer. Authority to issue an advertisement in respect of the above mentioned position has been obtained from the hirer concerned