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Job Title: Yard Operative

Location: Rainham, Essex (RM13 9PF)

Salary: £480 per week (£11.29p/h) depending on experience

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

As a result of ongoing growth and expansion, Rainham Steel a leading UK steel stockholder requires yard operatives to work at our Rainham, Essex depot. Offering a competitive rate of pay, a dynamic and friendly working environment, and a secure position within an established company.

The Role:

  • Reporting to the yard manager you will cover all aspects of our busy stock yard
  • Serving customers, advising on stock, availability, and product ranges.
  • Loading and unloading of HGV vehicles
  • Maintaining a tidy and safe working environment
  • Operating Overhead Cranes (full training given)
  • Driving Fork trucks or Side Loaders (full training given)
  • Physically able to cope with reasonable manual handling, working in all kinds of weather, and being on feet/walking for the majority of the day
  • Flexible to do paid overtime when necessary
  • Basic working hours 7am -4.30pm, 42.5 hour Per week

The Candidate:

  • Outstanding attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication both verbal and written
  • Organised and motivated
  • Ability to communicate with a wide range of people
  • Able to work in a fast-paced pressurised environment
  • You must have a good command of the English language


  • A competitive salary
  • Promotion and career development opportunities
  • Training, mentoring and support
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Staff canteen

Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Builders Merchants Yard Worker, Warehouse Operative, Counter Sales, Retail Sales, Warehouse Person, Yard Man, Yard Woman, Warehouse Assistant, Warehouse, Forklift Licence, FLT Driver, Builders Yard Operative, Warehouse Components, Distribution Assistant, Logistics Assistant, Logistics Operative, Distribution Operative will also be considered for this role.

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