Location UK / Derry

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1377223

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Shunter Driver based in Garvagh


Evening Position

Monday to Friday/Permanent Position 

Craigmore Road, Garvagh

Ref:  CSD/11/18/

Due to our continued growth, we have an excellent opportunity for the right candidate who is ready for a challenge to work within our Transport Department at our depot in Garvagh.

About the Position:

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Shunting vehicles around the depot
  • Maintain Yard housekeeping
  • Ensure fleet cleanliness
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient movement of vehicles around the yard
  • Monitoring and recording of vehicles
  • Daily inspection of fleet, reporting any defects to the Yard Supervisor /Management

Health and Safety

  • Ensure a thorough knowledge of your Health & Safety responsibilities.
  • Always wear Personal Protective Equipment, as required. Take responsibility for your own PPE ensuring appropriate storage and care.
  • Always strive to work in a manner safe to yourself and others and report any hazards immediately in a timely manner
  • Ensure all staff and visitors operates in compliance with Safety regulations

Company Initiatives:

  • Support Company Initiatives and demonstrate Company Values.
  • To comply with all legal, regulatory and statutory obligations applicable to the role.
  • Participate in training and personal development activities, as required.
  • Be flexible in undertaking the duties and responsibilities attached to your role;
  • Carry out any other reasonable tasks as required by the Company. 

Essential criteria

To be considered for this position, you should display the following:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Flexible approach to working hours as it is a requirement of this role that you work alternate Saturdays (day shift)

Desirable Criteria

  • Previous Shunter experience is desirable but not essential as training will be given

This job description is a summary of the main duties of the role but is not exhaustive. It may be reviewed and updated regularly in discussion with the post holder. 


To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Closing date no later than 5.00pm on Friday 14th December 2018

In the event of a large number of applications we reserve the right to enhance our selection criteria at the short-listing stage.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer