Yard Person / Yard Operative / Forklift Driver / FLT License
- Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Job Title: Yard Person / Tractor Driver Location: Stanlow, Cheshire Salary: Competitive Job Type: Full Time, Permanent The company is the UKs leading wastetoenergy biodiesel producer with operations in Scotland and North West England and has always been privately owned. Their main plant, near Motherwell in Scotland, started production in 2005. Following significant investment to facilitate growth and development, a number of facilities are being built in the Stanlow area. The Company specialises in the production and supply of high grade, sustainable diesel made from waste fats and oils deliberately excluding any raw materials that could also be used for food or feed. They are currently looking to recruit for a Yard Person who will be responsible for the cleanliness and tidiness of the yard and outside areas of the facility. Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities Operational Activities Clean and tidy Tank Farm, yard and outside areas Daily meter readings for gas, electric, water and boiler house Using fork lift truck around site, following appropriate safety procedures Utilise a variety of relatively simple hand tools with limited control adjustments ensuring safety standards are adhered to at all times Security boundary check in relation to odour produced by plant Daily Bund and Sump Checks looking for spillages and full sumps, investigating source of material in sumps and checking drain covers are in place and not needing repair Conduct general workshop/yard cleanliness and litter management Complete general housekeeping duties Loading and offloading of chemical deliveries and supplies, as directed by site management Health and Safety Ensure a thorough knowledge of your Health & Safety responsibilities Always wear Personal Protective Equipment as required. Take responsibility for your own PPE ensuring appropriate storage and care Always strive to work in a manner safe to yourself and others and report any hazards immediately Ensure all staff and visitors operate in compliance with Safety regulations Full responsibility for the safety of team members Actively participate in addressing Safety, Health and Environmental issues affecting the production areas, ensuring the relevant S, H&E checks are carried out Full knowledge of the Plant Emergency Procedures and associated responses are required Company Initiatives: Take responsibility for the Health and Safety of yourself and others whilst at work and to comply with the Companys policies and legislation Support Company Initiatives and demonstrate Company Values To comply with all legal, regulatory and statutory obligations applicable to the role Participate in training and personal development activities as required Be flexible in undertaking the duties and responsibilities attached to your role; Carry out any other reasonable tasks as required by the Company Qualifications/ Knowledge & Experience Qualifications Trained fork lift counter balance driver Specific Knowledge, Experience & Skills Previous experience of yard duties and tanker loading/unloading would be advantageous Physical requirements include regular lifting within the guidelines of safe handling procedures. Manual handling training will be required Candidates should be outgoing, motivated, and can endure outside working conditions year round To be able to drive a telehandler would be advantageous Tractor and trailer experience advantageous Agricultural machinery experience advantageous Please click the APPLY button and CHECK YOUR EMAILS for the link to the careers page. Candidates with experience or relevant job titles of; Yard Operative, Tractor Driver, Plant Operative, Yard Coordinator, Yard Person, Farm Machinery Operator, General Operative, Plant Cleaner, Tank Loader, Tank Unloader, Trained Forklift Driver may also be considered for this role.