Yard Foreman

The Yard Foreman is responsible for processing instructions received from the events office as requested, ensuring quality, safety, security and minimising wastage.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure security of workshop and stock
  • Periodically carry out safety checks on equipment / tools
  • Allocate work and ensure effective working of Yard staff
  • Liaise with Depot Manager on work in progress to ensure orders are completed on time
  • Allocate units for jobs
  • Inspect units prior to delivery to ensure they are fit for site
  • Inspect units on return to depot and report any damages or missing items
  • Minimise material wastage
  • Ensure safe loading / unloading of cabins
  • Maintain a log of units going out and coming in
  • Ensure workshop and yard are maintained in a clean and orderly fashion
  • Adhere to current health and safety legislation.

Skills and Experience

  • Excellent timekeeping
  • Forklift Licence
  • Driving Licence
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical (basic)
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure
  • Joinery

 Key Attributes

  • Highly professional, positive attitude
  • Committed to offering a first class customer service
  • An enthusiastic team player
  • Motivated self-starter
  • Thorough and methodical approach
  • Display integrity in all actions
  • Flexible with work hours during busy periods
  • Proactive
  • Expert time management
  • Highly professional with a positive attitude

What you will get in return

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous holiday allowance (rising with service)
  • Option to buy extra holidays
  • Group pension
  • Life assurance
  • Annual Salary review – takes place each January
  • Life Insurance 2 x annual salary
  • Free onsite parking
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Training and progression opportunities
  • Family run and well established, secure company (trading over 80 years)
  • Open door policy
  • Employee Referral scheme
  • Benefits scheme (discounted retailers scheme)
  • Corporate Eyecare Scheme through Specsavers
  • Message the MD/CEO / Staff Satisfaction Survey

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