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Yard Operative – Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan

MGF are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Yard Operative to join our Head Office in Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, initially, but this role may transfer to our depot in Astley, Manchester in the future. We offer a competitive rate of pay to applicants who display the required skills.

MGF is a privately owned, independent Company which has been established for 35 years. We are a market leader in the design, manufacture, hire and sale of excavation support systems for the civil engineering and building industries.

Reporting to the Depot Foreman, your duties will involve general labouring around the yard and will vary on a daily basis depending on the Company requirements.

Your key responsibilities may include:

  • Preparing equipment i.e. assembling, sorting and testing,
  • Assisting in loading/ unloading of Company vehicles,
  • Jet washing of equipment,
  • Sorting, identifying and recording damages,
  • Racking and stacking equipment,
  • Driving Fork Lift Trucks,
  • Testing of Hydraulic equipment (Training provided).

For applicants with technical knowledge and a desire to progress, there may be opportunities to advance into other areas of the business once they have become familiar with the equipment.

The core requirements for this role are;

  • Experience within a busy yard environment
  • Good appreciation of Health & Safety
  • Experience of working in a team environment
  • FLT licence is essential

To apply please submit your CV and details to: or Alison Womersley. MGF Ltd. Grant House, Locketts Road, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan. WN4 8DE.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of society.

All applicants will be treated in the strictest of confidence

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