Port Steel Operatives

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  • Career Level Manager
  • Experience Fresh
  • Industry Development
  • Qualifications Certificate

Job Description


Various opportunities (see below) 


£Excellent salary and benefits + OT, (all terms to be explained at interview stage)

We are recruiting for Steel Operatives to work on a shift basis (06:30 – 14:30, 14:00 22:00) for our well-known port operator.   Duties will include off-loading steel products into storage and then loading vehicles for distribution of steel, for which 16 – 18 tonne FLT licence would be desirable. There is also a requirement for Steel Stock Controllers to check products as they arrive on site, (ensuring 100% accuracy) and  label products, as well as Steel Stock Takers to continually check product.  Both of these roles require use of a scanning and bar-coding system, experience is not essential as full training will be given, however candidates with previous stock taking experience will be viewed favourably.

The needs of the business require working flexible hours from Monday to Sunday (working five days out of the seven).  The standard working week is 37.5 hours, the company will determine hours of work with overtime being paid after the basic working week.  We are seeking enthusiastic operatives who are punctual and not afraid of hard work, outside and in all weathers. 

Personal Specification:

FLT licence desirable
Stock taking experience a distinct advantage
Proven record of physical and manual work
Team player
Ability to work outside in all weather conditions

Summary of Responsibilities:

Loading steel products onto vehicles destined for customers
Use of heavy machinery – overhead cranes, 16 and 18 tonne FLT
Overall responsibility for ensuring safe loading of cargo
Stock checking, labelling product
General steel work
Maintain good housekeeping at all work areas
Adhere to safe working in the workplace and at all times comply with safe systems of work, risk assessment in line with company Health & Safety Policy and Procedures

26 days hols + bank hols, Company Pension Scheme, Sick Pay, Employee Assistance Programme

The role is based in Scunthorpe and is commutable from Doncaster, Gainsborough, Goole, Immingham and Hull

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