Job Description

Job Function of the Yard Operative: Performing in-depot maintenance operations.

Reporting to: Yard Foreman & Depot Manager. Collaborating with: Depot Managers, Yard Foreman, Field Service Engineers, Drivers & Valeters.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong work ethic, meticulous attention to detail, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities of a Yard Operative:

• Execute in-house repairs and conduct fault diagnosis on various equipment, encompassing, but not limited to:

  • Chassis and brakes
  • Diesel generators
  • Diesel heaters
  • Towing mechanisms
  • Water heaters
  • Hydraulic pumps
  • Electric modules
  • Painting/Spraying
  • Bodywork • Perform scheduled maintenance for all equipment within the depot. • Maintain and review optimal parts stock levels consistently. • Allocate used parts accurately onto the works mobile tablet. • Process all jobs correctly on the works mobile tablet in a timely manner. • Provide support in other areas and depots as needed. • Ensure the work area is consistently clean, organized, and well-maintained. • Adhere to the company's Employee Handbook policies and procedures. • Fulfill any other duties assigned by your Manager.

Requirements for the Yard Operative role:

• Previous experience in a similar role.

  • Experience within Mechanical Engineering 

• Effective communication skills.

• Meticulous attention to detail.

• Ability to work independently or collaboratively within a team.