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Yard Foreman

Yard Foreman 

Fernwood Fuels Limited – Watnall, NG16 1HA

Full Time - Permanent

Fernwood Fuels are a long established UK distributor of solid fuel products selling to wholesale, domestic & retail customers.

Operating from our site in Watnall, Nottingham, we are a major supplier and distributor of solid fuel throughout the UK. We offer a wide range of well-known product brands & are dedicated to providing excellent customer care & service.

An opportunity has arisen for a Yard Foreman working at our stocking & distribution site at Watnall.  This is a permanent, full-time position.

The main purpose of this role is the day to day management of all depot operations, general site maintenance, including associated plant, loading & unloading, ensuring the safe receipt, storage & management of all depot stock including periodic product checks, rotation of stock & preparation of stock for despatch as required. To ensure the safe operation of the depot & the compliance by all staff and visitors to the site Health and Safety procedures.

The successful candidate will preferably have:

  • Valid UK Driving Licence.
  • Forklift truck experience.
  • Loading shovel experience.
  • Experience of basic mechanical plant.
  • Experience of stock management.
  • Experience of vehicle loading procedures.
  • Good numeracy skills.
  • Good customer facing & customer service skills.
  • Good housekeeping awareness & attention to detail.
  • Basic IT literacy & the ability to learn company systems.
  • The ability to work well under pressure & be able to follow instructions.
  • Previous experience in the solid fuel industry or working knowledge of solid fuel.
  • Previous experience of stock management systems.
  • Previous customer facing experience.

Please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Or to apply by post please send your application to:

Richard Watt, Fernwood House, Fernwood Drive, Main Road, Watnall, Nottingham, NG16 1LA