Yard Operative - Cardiff

Job Reference: APH008791

  • Job Category: Yard Operative

As the UK's leading equipment rental company, with over 165 Service Centres nationwide and 3,600 dedicated employees, it's fair to say we pride ourselves on providing excellent service to our 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!!

  • Location: South Wales
  • Closing Date: 07/08/2017
  • Package: Market Rate

Job overview

A Yard Operative is required to join the UK's leading equipment organisation. We form part of Ashtead Group which is a FTSE 100 company and can offer excellent training opportunities with great scope for progression, supporting you throughout your career.

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;

  • Cleaning and preparing equipment
  • 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
  • Working outdoors

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

Benefits

In return, we can offer a competitive salary, generous holiday allowance, life assurance and inclusion into the Company pension scheme.