Bakkavor

Yard Operative

Recruiter
Bakkavor
Location
Wigan, Greater Manchester
Salary
£8.32 per hour
Posted
16 May 2019
Closes
13 Jun 2019
Ref
5204BR
Contract Type
Full Time

Permanent
Rate of Pay - £8.32

SHIFT AVAILABLE
Friday - Monday, 16:00 - 02:20


JOB TITLE
Yard Operative/FLT Driver

SITE
Bakkavor Meals - Wigan

Bakkavor Meals joined the Bakkavor Group in 2005 and is located in Ince-in-Makerfield, Wigan, Lancashire. We produce a range of fresh chilled ready meals for the major retailers. We concentrate on 3 main core product sectors, Bowl Salads, Potato Products and Fresh Produce Ready Meals. ​ Our site currently employs approximately 1200 people​​. 

JOB DETAIL

We are looking for a Yard Operative/FLT Driver to remove and segregate waste to achieve maximum recycling and minimise waste disposal, whilst keeping the yard clear and tidy.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare and operate Fork Lift Truck (FLT), carrying out safety checks in line with procedure.
  • Prepare area ensuring that the equipment is set up correctly, carrying out safety checks in line with procedures.
  • Retrieve/replace waste bins ensuring waste is segregated correctly. Weigh the bin, record the data and print ticket. Tip waste into the appropriate area and accurately record the amount.
  • Load sacks, plastic and cardboard into equipment to the correct fill level, accurately record the information and apply label. Ensure the bale is safe and secure in line with procedure and transfer to storage area following safety standards at all times.
  • Load/unload pallets from/onto vehicle and transfer to the correct storage area ensuring yard area is kept clear and all items stored in correct locations
  • Record performance data in line with procedure and report to section co-ordinator or Manager.
  • Complete all yard hygiene paperwork ensuring that information is written clearly, accurately and within specified time frames.

You must hold a Fork Lift Truck (FLT) licence to apply for this role.

QUALIFICATIONS

We require all applicants to have a basic understanding of English Literacy and Numeracy (ESOL3)