Yard Operative (Nights) - Hungerford

Job Reference: 25537

  • Job Category: Yard Operative

As the UK's leading equipment rental company, with 185+ Service Centres nationwide and 3,600 dedicated employees, it's fair to say we pride ourselves on providing excellent service to our 30,000 customers. We offer years of expertise, certified training, a range of added value services and most importantly, a total commitment to ensuring safety at all times.

If you want to work for a company who are fast becoming THE employer of choice in the rental industry and who can offer you great career progression, then apply NOW!!

Please note applications via agencies will not be considered.

  • Location: South West
  • Closing Date: 14/04/2019
  • Package: Market Rate

Job overview

A Yard Operative (Nights) is required to join the UK's leading hire equipment organisation. We form part of Ashtead Group which is a FTSE 100 and can offer excellent training opportunities with great scope for progression, supporting you throughout your career.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Complete depot requirements by organizing and completing quality maintenance of all products
  • Responsible for completing depot duties as required also completed within strict time frames
  • Developing a safe working environment by adhering to all necessary health and safety requirements and legislation
  • Promote, monitor and maintain health, safety and security of the work areas
  • Monitoring of plant, equipment and tools (Daily checks)
  • Compliance with method of work (Method statements)
  • Able to identify damage to products and understanding damage procedures
  • Promote company image/brand including wearing appropriate P.P.E
  • Identifying areas of the business where improvements can be made
  • Completion of all daily paperwork required
  • Able to manage the loading and unloading of vehicle on time in full
  • Must be flexible and willing to work within all depot departments
  • Continues drive and determination to deliver the highest standards possible

Skills required

To be considered for this role, we’re looking for someone who has:

  • It is essential that you have good communication skills with the ability to influence and represent the Company in a positive manner.
  • You will be numerate, articulate and have immaculate attention to detail
  • It would be highly desirable if you are an experienced, hands-on candidate ad hold the relevant qualification including Clean driving licence, First Aid, B1 FLT License


In return, we can offer a competitive salary, generous holiday allowance, life assurance and inclusion into the Company pension scheme.

A-Plant are an accredited Living Wage Employer.