Depot Operative – Bolton

  • Vacancy Title
  • Depot Operative – Bolton
  • Location
  • Bolton
  • Company
  • Smiths Hire
  • Job Description
  • Smiths Hire are the Northwest’s Largest Independent Equipment Hire company with 15 Hire It Centres located across the Region. We are looking for a Depot Operative to join our award winning company.

    We supply all types of customers in all types of business, specialising in many types of equipment, including; plant and machinery to the construction and industrial sectors.

    As a Depot operative your responsibilities will include:

    • Washing of Equipment in preparation for hire.
    • Assisting drivers and customers loading and unloading of vehicles.
    • Warehouse organisation and security.
    • Notifying manager of damaged, dirty or misused equipment.
    • When required, delivering equipment, completing necessary paperwork, securing loads etc.
    • Learning other job roles in the depot to assist when necessary.

    As a Depot operative you should have:

    • Excellent organisational and time Management skills.
    • Driving licence is essential.
    • Experience in a customer facing and sales environment.
    • A mechanical / Electrical aptitude would be an advantage.
    • Understanding of manual handling.

    Working hours:

    • Monday to Friday: 08:00am – 17:00pm.
    • Saturday: 08:00am to 12:00pm on a rotational basis.

    Employee Benefits Include:

    • Permanent employment.
    • Competitive salary, based on experience.
    • Weekly pay (every Wednesday).
    • 22 Days holiday plus statutory days (30 days in total).
    • Additional Holiday after two, three and five years service.
    • Free tool hire for all employees – Excluding consumables & delivery.
    • Career progression.
    • Ongoing training.
    • Full uniform.
    • Bike to work scheme.
    • Auto Enrolment Pension scheme.
    • Discounted Personal Legal Services.