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Yard Manager

  • Location: Derbyshire
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 15 days ago

Job Title: Yard Manager

Location: Castle Donnington

Salary: £ Competitive salary

Role Objectives

  • Reporting to the Director & General Manager Seating & Stadia
  • Management of yard operations, ensuring the delivery - within budget and within schedule - of the equipment provided for in the Company's contracts.
  • Recruit, induct and train personnel.

Key Responsibilities

  • Scheduling of labour
  • Management of yard operatives
  • Ensuring all loads are picked correctly for despatch
  • Ensure all returned stock is recorded correctly
  • Production of load lists
  • Ensuring the yard is organised and stock held in correct locations at all times
  • Raising of purchase orders and adherence to budget constraints
  • Production of weekly timesheets
  • Maintain yard plant and conduct daily inspections
  • Organise the logistics to despatch stock to site
  • Maintain training logs
  • Management reports
  • Annual stock takes
  • Adherence to HR policies
  • Adherence to H & S policies
  • Ensure first class customer service through the whole process


As a Yard Manager you will have experience in

  • Proven work experience in a similar role
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Working knowledge of stock software (All Hire knowledge would be advantageous)
  • Good IT skills/Excel/Word
  • Able to work to deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Management experience
  • FLT licence
  • Shunter licence

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you are keen to be considered for this opportunity, or require additional information, please contact George Westwood at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446168 or email

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.