Our General Yard Operative Opportunity

As a General Yard Operative, you will develop a solid foundation of knowledge and expertise of what it takes to be at the forefront of recycling and sustainability, and you will be supported with training along the way.


What you will be doing:

  • Unloading, loading, processing and transporting various materials on site.
  • Thoroughly grading and weighing incoming materials to ensure quality is maintained.
  • Assisting customers and clients who come to the depot.
  • Safely operating and be willing to learn the operation of various items of plant on site.
  • Conducting regular checks on machinery and work areas, reporting any problems.
  • Ensuring the company Health & Safety and environmental policies are strictly adhered to.
  • Monitoring all visiting suppliers – including PPE compliance.
  • Assisting depot management as required.


About you:

  • Can you work safely and effectively in a large industrial environment?
  • Are you organised adaptable to meet business priorities?
  • Do you have good communication and customer service skills?
  • Are you comfortable working outside?
  • Do you have a ‘can do’ attitude?
  • Can you work Saturdays mornings?
  • Can you travel to and from the depot without difficulty?


For the successful candidate, we can offer a thriving and stable working environment as well as opportunities to develop.


How to apply:

Please apply with an up to date CV, including your email address, contact number. 


EMR Group and its subsidiaries are committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. We pride ourselves on being an equal opportunities employer, and value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

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