On-Site Shift Supervisor - Hungerford

Job Reference: 26985

  • Job Category: Yard Operative

As the UK's leading equipment rental company, with 190+ Service Centres nationwide and over 3,700 dedicated employees, it's fair to say we pride ourselves on providing excellent service to over 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: 03/01/2020
  • Package: Market Rate

Job overview

We are currently looking for an experienced Shift Supervisor to join the busy team in Hungerford and have a direct effect on the day to day running of the depot.

In 2016, the two market-leading Trakway companies in the UK merged together and have since enjoyed further and significant investment in hire equipment. As such, the business needs to enhance the Hungerford Depot function to ensure appropriate allocation and prioritisation of work to aid the smooth running of the depot, as we continue to expand in to new regions and territories to successfully grow the business and deliver a return on investment.

This role is designed to give an enthusiastic and passionate individual, an opportunity to use their existing skill set and develop within the business as it continues to expand, supporting the business’ cradle to grave approach.

Roles and responsibilities

To complete day-to-day activities within the depot ensuring full compliance with all Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental procedures. Activities will be completed efficiently and to a high standard, ensuring the depot provides a first class service to customers and business alike.

• Completing depot requirements by organising and completing quality maintenance of all products

• Responsible for completing depot duties within strict timeframes

• Developing a safe working environment by adhering to all necessary health and safety requirements and legislation

• Promoting, monitoring and maintaining health, safety and security of the work areas

• Monitoring of plant, equipment and tools (daily checks)

• Compliance with method of work (method statements)

• Ability to identify damage to products and understand damage procedures

• Promoting company image/brand including wearing appropriate P.P.E.

• Identifying areas of the business where improvements can be made

Skills required

To be successful in this role, it is essential you have sound knowledge of all Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental procedures.

You must have experience of managing changing workload priorities and working to deadlines, and be confident in dealing with customers and their varying requirements.

This role is yard based and will require a significant amount of the day spent outside, in all weather conditions and the successful candidate should be comfortable with this. There may be the need for occasional manual handling also.


The package includes a competitive salary and a flexible rewards package including generous holiday allowance (with the opportunity to buy and sell annual leave), life assurance and a great Company pension scheme.

If you would like to work for a company who are fast becoming THE employer of choice in the rental industry then apply NOW!!

A-Plant are an accredited Living Wage Employer.