Stockyard Operative 

Purpose and Summary of position:

Responsible for loading and unloading of quality product as per customer requirements in a safe, accurate and timely manner.

Summary (Key activities):

  • Responsible for ensuring daily checks are carried out on MHE equipment in accordance with site training and operating procedures. 
  • Ensure all loading is undertaken safely, efficiently and to best practice standards including ensuring accuracy against picking paperwork
  • Prepare orders for loading using a batch based Inventory system
  • Produce despatch dockets for outbound deliveries from ERP system
  • Unload and receive goods from suppliers and process delivery notes
  • Respond to various paperwork requests to retrieve, check, and make up orders for internal customers
  • Load Coils and pipe lengths (up to 18m) and fittings onto outbound delivery vehicles
  • Supply internal manufacturing with coil storage frames and move new stock into locations as and when required
  • Ensure all roadways are clear and product is stored to maintain quality
  • Responsible for undertaking daily housekeeping routines
  • Responsible for marking product for final customer delivery with customer details and product differentiator
  • Liaise with on site shunter for trailer selection
  • Comply with company systems and procedures for health, safety and environmental control including auditing, near miss reporting and inspections
  • Assist with control of stock
  • Dependant on business needs, the role will include a reasonable amount of overtime which you will be called upon do.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent safety awareness is essential with willingness to receive training in legislation and auditing as required
  • Sideloader & all terrain telehandler trained
  • Experience of working within a stockyard environment
  • A self motivated individual with the flexibility to adapt and a willingness to develop new skills
  • Good numerical ability, with basic computer keyboard skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to co-operate and deal tactfully, assertively and diplomatically with a variety of people
  • Problem solving skills, with a high attention detail and the ability to deal accurately with a lot of information
  • Awareness of MRP / Stock Control principles
  • Willingness and ability to cover other general duties and cover holidays within the stockyard.

Desirable Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Experience gained in a manufacturing process, warehouse or production line environment
  • Computer literacy in word, excel and outlook
  • Experience of liaising with customers and suppliers
  • Full Driving Licence.