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Yard Operative

2018-10-11 11:39:272018-11-01Lloyd Recruitment
Job Type Permanent Full Time
Location Forest Row
Area West Sussex, UK Forest Row
Sector Warehouse & Logistics
Salary £20K - £23K DOE
Currency GBP
Start Date ASAP
Advertiser Jenny Budd
Job Ref NG - 8978
Lloyd recruitment services are pleased to be working with a leading company based in Forest Row who are currently in search of a Yard Operative to join their growing team.
Duties and responsibilities:
  • To achieve maximum sales at all times
  • To deal with customers courteously and efficiently
  • To maintain quality to a standard expected by the company
  • To ensure that a high standard of service to customers is offered at all times
  • Ensure stock is displayed to its best advantage
  • To complete all administrative paperwork correctly and promptly
  • To ensure that all procedures are adhered to
  • Check stock levels and report shortages to Branch Manager or Purchasing Manager
  • Keep all racks tidy – including aggregates
  • Sweep yard as and when required
  • Put away delivered stock – checking it is correct against the paperwork
  • To be able to take additional responsibilities when the need arises
  • Collect orders from clipboard in sales office
  • Locate goods required for order
  • Select goods of suitable quality
  • Correctly mark-up goods that need further processing in the mill or treatment plant
  • Load orders on to company vehicles as & when required
  • Ensure all paperwork is correctly filled in
  • Return all pack labels to the General Manager for processing
  • To notify your manager in the event of suspected theft or dishonesty by any member of staff
  • To fulfil whatever mutually agreed additional tasks are deemed necessary
Knowledge, skills and ability:
  • Good oral and written communication
  • Ability to use a tape measure – metric and imperial
  • Manual Handling
  • Basic Health and Safety
  • Product knowledge
  • Knowledge of all yard products
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to establish priorities, work independently, proceed with objectives without supervision
  • Ability to handle and resolve recurring problems
  • It is important that you continue to develop and improve, striving to be more efficient, reducing costs and increasing output wherever possible
Special requirements:
  • Comply with the company Hand Book, Absence Management Book, Health and Safety Book and Company Procedures at all times
  • Flexibility of working hours essential
  • Work at remote Branches if required
  • Wear Company uniform at all times
  • It is important that you continue to develop and improve, striving to be more efficient, reducing costs and increasing output wherever possible
Personal characteristics required:
  • Bright and articulate
  • Clean and tidy appearance
  • Polite and cheerful personality
  • Articulate
  • Clean and Tidy appearance
  • Polite and cheerful personality
Salary of up to £23K DOE
Due to the high volume of applications, Lloyd recruitment services can only contact shortlisted candidates 
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