Yard Driver (160/01) - Mayday Employment

Yard Driver (160/01)

Pay rate: £10 per hour (temporary), £23,527 salary (permanent)

Working hours: 6am-6pm, 4 days on 4 days off

Required: Full UK/EU licence held for minimum of 2 years

Purpose of the role:

Carry out basic vehicle storage, handling and movement operations in accordance with site and customer requirements. Ability to be able to walk to the next movement task, as dictated by the Hand Held scanner. When parking vehicles, ensure that the vehicle is compliant with relevant customer storage standards. Ability to be able to operate HHT “Hand Held Tech” scanners and interpret such information ensuring all data is accurate.

Role Accountabilities:

  • Carrying out basic vehicle movement and handling
  • Using HHT scanners to scan, locate and direct all vehicle movements (initial training will be provided)
  • Carrying out basic vehicle checks as required and report findings to line manager
  • Ensuring all vehicles are parked as per site standards
  • Responsibility for your own safety and of those who work around you
  • Checking all vehicles for damage before moving and reporting any damage found to line manager
  • Reporting any major breaches of Health and Safety regulations
  • Checking and controlling use of Company property, i.e. trade plates, scanner equipment, yard HHT etc. and report any defects
  • Carrying out other yard operation duties as requested by the yard chain of command
  • Attending training courses as required on or off site

Technical skills:

  • Develop and maintain professional and positive working relationships with colleagues
  • Able to follow instructions and work to tight deadlines
  • Be comfortable driving automatic and manual vehicles
  • Able to work alone is essential, but may be required to work as part of a team
  • Willingness to help other departments when needed, at the request of your line manager

Knowledge and Experience:

  • This role requires an enthusiastic, energetic person with a positive “can-do” attitude
  • Ability to work under pressure to strict deadlines, overtime will be worked as requirements demand
  • Comfortable in working outside in all types of weather conditions including Rain and Snow