Yard Operative

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Building and Construction
  • External Reference
    JN-062022-259085
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Industrial & Manufacturing

East London - Immediate Start


Yard Operative / Occasional Driver - (Standard UK Driving License required)


Salary - £22K - £26K (further career opportunities available)


Monday - Friday (07:00pm- 5.00pm) - No Weekends


22 days Holiday plus Bank Holidays



Company Benefits



  • Company Pension Scheme

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee discount scheme

  • Sickness cover

  • Holiday

  • On-site parking



Our client, a leading Building Materials company is currently seeking a Yard Operative with occasional Driving duties to cover absence and sickness. Applicants should hold a standard UK driving license, no commercial driving experience is required as full training will be given.


We are hoping to receive applications from candidates who demonstrate a friendly and flexible personality, who are happy to work outdoors, willing to learn and happy to communicate face to face with customers.


Full training offered for the right person.


Yard Operative Duties



  • Responsible for ensuring the safe and correct movement of materials around the yard

  • Loading and unloading customer and company vehicles, offloading supplier deliveries into stock and picking orders

  • Serve customers and complete all necessary paperwork accurately to make sure they are satisfied with the products they buy

  • Forklift Truck duties (training can be given)



Driver Duties



  • Responsible for delivering products to customers using delivery vehicles safely and efficiently

  • Making sure that the vehicle is loaded correctly and that we meet road transport and traffic legislation standards

  • Most of the role will include the use of a counterbalance forklift truck but there will be occasions when manual lifting may be required.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Sinead Davis