Yard/Warehouse Operative with FLT licence

  • Job Reference: 00027044-1
  • Date Posted: 12 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction, Trades & Services, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

YARD / WAREHOUSE OPERATIVE WITH FLT LICENCE – BUILDERS MERCHANT - BIRMINGHAM– BASIC SALARY AND EXCELLENT BENEFITS

Yard/Warehouse Operative with FLT licence required for our client who is a leading UK business.

Celebrating 20 years of growth in the UK, our client employ approximately 2500 brilliant people and we work from around 150 branches around the UK.

Our clients Group's portfolio of businesses incorporates a number of market leading brands within the building and plumbing industry.

What they are doing about COVID-19

Like most businesses, they have had to change the way they do things to make sure all colleagues are working safely during COVID-19.  As a Driver, your job means you will interact with lots of different people during the day, so they have introduced a set of Safer Operating Procedures which include:

Additional PPE supplied to you to ensure a clean and sanitized vehicle
Kerbside deliveries
No delivery signatures required
Social distancing in place in all of their branches
Regular cleaning of your cab
What they do

What they do is really simple, they sell building materials to the trade and public. They are a ‘roll your sleeves up’ business with a can-do attitude and they take pride in serving their local tradespeople and communities.  

The Branch

Birmingham is one of the larger branches in the region. With this in mind it is important that all members of the team are willing to muck-in and support across all roles within the branch to ensure customers are getting the best service possible

The role of a Warehouse/Yard Operative

As a Warehouse/Yard Operative, you will be working in the yard and warehouse, making sure customers get the stock that they need as well as driving the forklift trucks and loading the lorries.  

Key Responsibilities: To:

Receive and check off deliveries to the branch, highlighting any anomalies and ensuring secure, correct and timely storage of such deliveries in line with health and safety guidelines.
Ensuring that customers are served promptly and efficiently at all times.
Ensure that the yard and warehouse are kept tidy at all times, that stock is clearly identifiable and low stock levels highlighted to branch management where necessary to make sure certain products are available at all times.
Assist with picking and loading of company vehicles.
Actively safeguard against theft of goods or company property by being security conscious at all times.
 Work and communicate as a team member to ensure the branch operates efficiently and effectively within company policy.

Perform any other duties as may be deemed necessary or as may be required by the company.
Working from the Birmingham branch with deliveries in the local area (no long haul or nights!!)
THE PERSON

As a Warehouse/Yard Operative you will ideally have similar experience
Have a Fork Lift Truck (FLT) licence
Must be tidy and organised with an eye for detail.
Should be willing to be flexible in duties undertaken e.g. relief driver, trade counter, sales duties Lorry Loader  
Ideally have experience working within a Builder’s Merchants
Live within a commutable distance to the Birmingham branch.
THE PACKAGE

A Competitive Basic Salary
23 days annual leave
Company bonus scheme
A contributory pension scheme
A fantastic discounted shopping website
A generous staff discount scheme
A range of training and development programmes to help you progress your career
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YARD / WAREHOUSE OPERATIVE WITH FLT LICENCE – BUILDERS MERCHANT - BIRMINGHAM– BASIC SALARY AND EXCELLENT BENEFITS