Multi Skilled Operative in Southampton at Pentalver

Date Posted: 10/29/2018

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Multi Skilled Operative

Location: Southampton

Salary: Competitive

Pentalver Transport is an award winning container logistics company with over 30 years’ experience.  We are currently recruiting for a permanent Multi Skilled Operative to join our day team in Southampton. As a Multi Skilled Operative you will be responsible for loading/unloading vehicles in the yard and shunting containers to/from the terminal, ensuring that health and safety is your number one priority. 

The role is full time days with a basic week of 40 hours plus overtime of approx. 20 hours per week which will be paid at time and a half.

The successful candidate will receive full training to enable them to operate Container Handling Equipment (CHE).

Key responsibilities of the Multi Skilled Operative:

  • Ensuring vehicles are serviced with the correct container in a timely manner;
  • Ensuring containers are stacked in accordance with the safe system, in a safe manner;
  • Ensure containers are shunted to and from terminal in a timely manner;
  • Continually communicating with yardmen and container control to ensure efficient working and accuracy in terms of the correct container availability on time;
  • Maintain H&S standards.

Requirements of the Multi Skilled Operative:

  • Must hold full UK driving licence
  • Previous forklift experience – desirable
  • Container industry experience - desirable
  • Must understand the importance of health and safety and be committed to upholding a safe approach to all tasks at all times

Benefits of becoming the Multi Skilled Operative:

  • Competitive salary
  • Overtime payment at time and a half
  • 20 days of annual leave increasing up to 28 days with the length of service (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Pension scheme
  • Regular training
  • Employee of the month scheme where you can win £50 in shopping vouchers
  • You are able to participate in Skill Reward scheme where you can earn additional money
  • Free car park

If you feel you meet the above criteria of this Multi Skilled Operative role then please apply now!


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