Vacancy: Yard Operative

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the right candidate to join our team based at our depot in St Ives, Cambridgeshire.

What’s on offer

  • Competitive basic salary – dependent on skills & experience
  • Pension Scheme
  • Health Care Scheme

The Role

The successful candidate will join our team at our St Ives, Cambridgeshire depot. Your duties in this role will include:

  • To pick and prepare equipment
  • To load and unload delivery vehicles using mechanical aid or by hand
  • To sort, service and maintain stock levels
  • To ensure materials are disposed of correctly in line with the company procedures
  • The job holder will work in a safe and responsible manner. They will wear and use the correct personal protective equipment where and when laid down by the company and will follow company health and safety and environmental procedures and reporting guidelines
  • The job holder will be expected to help with other work within the Department as and when required

The Ideal Candidate

  • Available to work in a busy logistics environment
  • Capable of lifting heavy materials for a prolonged period of time
  • Must have an enthusiasm for the task in hand and a willingness to work under pressure in order to meet deadlines
  • Counterbalance and/or telescopic forklift licence
  • Must be able to communicate at all levels
  • Must have the ability to work as part of a team to enhance our service to our customers
  • Must have the ability to read and pick numerous items from picklists
  • The job holder will be expected to work outside of normal hours in order to meet the business requirements if required

The Company

In January 2015 RECO Hoist announced the take-over of the Hoist division of HTC Plant. With operating centres in Leeds, Glasgow and St Ives, (Cambridgeshire), Reco Hoist Ltd is the UK subsidiary of the Dutch construction equipment rental company RECO. RECO is relatively new to the United Kingdom, but for our customers on the European continent, our name has been synonymous with quality for more than sixty years.

Our people are our most valuable asset. We aim to recruit, train and retain the best in the industry and to safely deliver excellent products and services now and in the future.

To Apply

If you feel you have the essential requirements we are looking for and are interested in this exciting position, please apply by emailing enclosing your full C.V.

For more information about this exciting position, please contact Georgia Stanley on 01480 475377.

If you haven’t heard from us within 14 days of the advertised closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful