Driver / Labourer Date Added 07/09/2017

Transport & Distribution Job

Responsible to the Chargehand/Foreman for assisting in any role that facilitates the manufacturing function. Material / product movement and housekeeping both internally and externally and general labouring duties as required.


Sector: Logistics
Type: Transport & Distribution
Location: Wakefield
Salary: £8.00 ph

Key Responsibilities

  • Loading and offloading of goods entering and leaving the factory in line with documented procedures, ensuring identification is maintained at all times, including the stamping and signing of Supplier advice notes to acknowledge receipt of the correct quantity of goods.
  • Movement of material and product to and from storage locations and between machines after completion of operations, following documented routes.
  • Transportation of goods as required using company vehicles, ensuring a signature is received for all items being delivered or leaving the company.
  • Portray a good company image at all times, especially to Suppliers, Customers and Group Personnel.
  • Ensure housekeeping is maintained to a high standard and actively participate in 5’s programmes, ensuring waste is segregated and disposed of in line with legal and company requirements. 
  • Carry out general labouring duties as requested by either the machine shop  foremen or their deputies as required
  • Observe and comply with health & safety and security requirements at all times
  • Take care of company equipment and report on any items faulty or damaged
  • Provide cover for other duties and offer assistance in other areas as requested by the ForemenBe willing to learn new duties outside the normal function

Key Skills and Experience

Because this is predominantly a driving role, some commercial driving experience would be beneficial although not essential. 

Personal Qualities

Must be  team player, and be prepared to help out others when needed 

Closing Date

01/01/0001, 12:00


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