Yard Manager in United Kingdom

Applying for the Yard Manager role

Job Title: Yard Manager
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £0 - £200,000
Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Construction & Property
Sub Sector: Other Construction & Property
Job Reference No: HA9YardManager140220

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Yard Manager / Plant Manager to join our fast-growing company.

Yard Manager / Plant Manager

Position: Full-time, permanent

Location: The ideal candidate will be based in the Harrow and Colindale areas

About Mackin

At Mackin we specialise in groundworks and civil engineering as well as hard landscaping and external works projects. We work across both public and private sectors, and our approach enables us to remain flexible enough to deliver projects varying in size, between GBP500k to GBP4m.

Partnering with some of the UK`s best Principal Contractors, we have successfully delivered a range of high-quality Construction Projects. We have been part of iconic projects such as the 2012 Olympic Park in Stratford and the London Cycle Hire Scheme. And since 2015 we have continuously delivered at the GBP1bn inner-city housing redevelopment at Colindale Gardens, NW9 as well as other highprofile re-generation projects.

The success of our company is based on the satisfaction of our staff in their role and the reputation and relationships we have built up over the last 17 years. We want to maintain our positive approach and continue to give our customers confidence that, time and time again, we will provide an end result that is to a high standard, safe, on time and on budget.

Yard Manager / Plant Manager Description

The Yard Manager / Plant Manager responsibility is ensuring that the plant and company`s assets are well looked after, accounted for and managed within the yard and trackable throughout the business.

Typical work activities include but are not exclusive of:

- Daily management of all assets and owned plant/equipment
- Equipment Compliance management
- Auditing and allocating using asset tag system
- Liaison with site management and buying team
- Recording of on hire & off hiring of plant and equipment
- Managing stock levels and issuing of PPE and other sundry items


Personal Qualities we are looking for:

As a Yard Manager / Plant Manager, you will need to have:

- Excellent communication skills
- IT skills, Basic Knowledge and use of computer software ie email,
- spreadsheets, databases
- Clean Driving License (Class 2 or equivalent, desired, for towing of
- plant)
- Ability to identify malfunctioning equipment and recommend
- corrective measures or repair
- Arranging any external fitters and supplies to ensure the equipment is in
- good working order
- Plant Fitter experience desired but not essential
- Minimum 3 years` experience in similar role as Yard/Plant Manager
- Aware of and able to comply with PUWER
- Groundworks & Civils experience preferred but not essential
- Hands on Role with a view of developing new plant management
- division


You should be:

- Able to build good relationships with all kinds of people
- Persuasive
- Able to self-manage
- Well organised and motivated


The Benefits:

- Competitive salary
- 20 days holiday + 8 BH
- Standard Pension scheme


Next Steps

To apply to our vacancy for a Yard Manager / Plant Manager, please click on Apply to submit a copy of your CV for consideration.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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