Yard Operative - Maidstone

Job Reference: 25733

  • Job Category: Yard Operative

As the UK's leading equipment rental company, with 190+ Service Centres nationwide and over 3,700 dedicated employees, it's fair to say we pride ourselves on providing excellent services to over 30,000 customers. We offer years of expertise, certified training, a range of added value services and most importantly, a total commitment to ensuring safety at all times.

If you want to work for a company who are fast becoming THE employer of choice in the rental industry and who can offer you great career progression, then apply NOW!!

Please note applications via agencies will not be considered.

  • Location: London South & South East
  • Closing Date: 31/05/2019
  • Package: Market Rate

Job overview

At A-Plant Accommodation, we are proud to be a market leader in the supply of a modern fleet of site storage and welfare facilities, hiring out temporary building systems to the construction, industrial, infrastructure, utilities and events sectors.

From the Open Golf to Glastonbury, the Houses of Parliament to the Highlands of Scotland, you will find our fleet all across the UK. Our range includes single storage containers through to full contractor villages and we are continuing to grow, with multi-million investment in our equipment each year.

So, come and join our friendly team and we will provide you with everything you need to succeed. Award winning training, professional development and support and with the opportunities to progress your career

We are part of the FTSE 100 company Ashtead Group plc, the second largest equipment rental company in the world! We are continuing to experience an exciting period of company growth, so it’s a great time to join our friendly team where you will play a key role in the Depot operations, helping to provide an outstanding level of customer service.

Roles and responsibilities

As yard Operative you will be required to prepare the equipment to ensure that it is clean and ready for customers to hire. The role will entail;

  • Loading and offloading of portable accommodation units in the yard
  • Cleaning and Minor repairs to equipment in the yard and occasionally on site
  • Checking and storing off-hired equipment
  • Maintaining a clean and safe yard, workshop and storage areas
  • Liaise with customers on a day to day basis when loading and unloading job

Skills required

To be considered for this role, we’re looking for someone who has:

  • A good level of physical fitness
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good level of Customer Service
  • Willing to undertake relevant training  and development
  • Knowledge of PPE requirements and COSHH is an advantage
  • Full UK driving licence

Advantageous:

  • CSCS Card (This can be obtained)
  • Counterbalance Forklift Ticket (Training can be given if required)

Benefits

The package includes a competitive salary and a flexible rewards package including generous holiday allowance (with the opportunity to buy and sell annual leave), life assurance and a great Company pension scheme.

If you would like to work for a company who are fast becoming THE employer of choice in the rental industry then apply NOW!!