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Yard Assistant

  • Location

    Newark on Trent

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  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £11.53 - 12.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jenna Blades

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  • Contact phone:

    01636 611320

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Startdate:


Monday to Friday, 0830-1730


We are seeking a highly motivated and reliable Yard Assistant to work for a client based on the outskirts of Newark.  As a Yard Assistant, you will play a key role in the day-to-day operations, including handling, loading, and preparing orders for our valued customers. The ideal candidate should have a strong work ethic, excellent organisational skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Efficiently organize and manage materials within the yard.
  • Safely handle and load stock using appropriate equipment.
  • Prepare orders accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Ensure that all products are correctly labelled and packaged for delivery.
  • Experience with a forklift is advantageous; however not essential.
  • Conduct regular stock checks and report discrepancies.
  • Keep the yard area clean and organised.
  • Perform routine maintenance on equipment and report any issues.
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to meet daily operational goals.
  • Communicate effectively with supervisors and team members.
  • Previous experience in a yard or warehouse environment is not essential but would be beneficial.
  • Forklift operation experience is an advantage.
  • May involve heavy lifting.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment or on own.

Monday to Friday, 0830-1730 (40 hours per week).


  • Competitive salary
  • Health and safety training
  • Free parking

If you are a dedicated and proactive individual looking for a challenging role as a Yard Assistant on the outskirts of Newark, apply now.