Yard Supervisor

Recruiter
ATA Recruitment Ltd
Location
Walsall
Salary
£25,186 per year + Overtime
Posted
14 Aug 2017
Closes
23 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Role - Yard Supervisor

Location - Walsall, West Midlands

Salary - £25,186 + Overtime

Shift Pattern - Mon - Sat (6.40am - 5pm), Sun - Sat (7.30pm - 6am), 1 week off

The Company

ATA Recruitment are currently working with one of the leading recycling company in the UK, they are responsible for recycling 100,000 tonnes per year across 17 different sites, as a company they turn over in excess of £500k with plans for investment in the future

The site based in Walsall has a fully automated sortation system which runs 24/7, separating different types of material including glass, plastic and paper. As part of this process they have a variety of different vehicles that move the waste around the site correctly, they are currently looking for two Yard Supervisors who will be responsible for managing the mobile plant and drivers to ensure smooth running of the facility.

If you have previous experience supervising the movement and running of any type of mobile plant equipment or vehicles and are looking to join an extremely stable company that can offer a lot of job satisfaction then apply now!

The Role

The role of Yard Supervisor will involve:

- 80% of the role is operational to make sure the vehicles on site are moving the waste around the site correctly. The vehicles include forklift trucks, clamp trucks, skid steers and bobcats.

- Ensure mobile plant is managed correctly and truck operations in order (oil, coolant, valves free from blockage, tyres in order).

- Supervising 4 drivers to ensure they are doing the right job to allow material to be loaded into the automated sorting machines.

- Once material has been bailed ensure it is stored in the correct place before transportation.

- Ensure that vehicles have material loaded on to them correctly.

- Liaise with vehicle manufacturers if there are issues that need addressing, any maintenance or servicing of the vehicles will be completed by a third party company.

- 20% of the role will be office based which will involve speaking with vehicle manufacturers due to breakdowns, filing reports (sickness, absence), raising purchase orders, morning

The Candidate

To be successful as a Yard Supervisor you will need:

- Previous experience working with mobile plant machinery/vehicles in any kind of sector.

- Some form of supervisory experience.

Interested in the Yard Supervisor role?

Please contact Marie Joel (Talent Sourcing Team Leader) on ************* or email ******************************** alternatively click the 'apply' button below.