Job title:Depot Operative
Location: Theale, Berkshire
Closing date:2019-06-13 00:00:00
Job type:Full time
Role overview:
Depot Operative 

Breedon is a leading construction materials group in the UK and Ireland. We operate two cement plants and around 80 quarries, 40 asphalt plants, 170 ready-mixed concrete and mortar plants, nine concrete and clay products plants, four contract surfacing businesses, six import/export terminals and two slate production facilities. 

Position: Depot Operative 
Location: Theale, Berkshire (commutable from Reading, Newbury, Basingstoke and surrounding areas) 
Job type: Full Time, Permanent 
Salary: £Competitive 
Benefits: A competitive remuneration package will be offered including pension and life assurance. 

Closing date for applications: 14th June, 2019 

About the role: 

We are currently seeking a Depot Operative based at our cement depot in Theale, near Reading. 

Reporting to the Depot Supervisor, you will be responsible for: 

- Discharging Rail Wagons and the efficient day-to-day operation of the plant. 
- Assisting with regular checks and record keeping in regard to health, safety and environment legislation and for local permit requirements. 
- General cleaning and housekeeping duties, and first line maintenance duties. 

About you: 

An electrical or Mechanical qualification or experience would be desirable, as would IOSH training and experience working with rail discharge equipment. 

The Group places the highest importance on sustained standards of excellence in all aspects of Health, Safety and Environmental management and you will be expected to contribute to the Company’s zero harm culture. 

You may have experience of the following: Depot Operative, Depot Colleague, Depot Assistant, Housekeeper, Materials Handling, Maintenance Assistant, Electrical Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, IOSH, Health & Safety, etc.