Pontoon Hemel Hempstead, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, UK
Security Yard Marshall Overview Job ID#: 1454 Brand: Smiths News Job Category: Warehouse Position Type: Full - Time - Permanent Location: Hemel Hempstead, UK Working Pattern: Night Shift Salary: 16500-17500 Position Description Brand Overview Connect Group PLC is one of the UK's largest specialist distributors operating in large and diverse markets. The Group has four separate divisions, connecting suppliers to customers in an efficient, knowledgeable and service oriented way. Role Description Smiths News, the name in distribution of newspapers, magazines and parcels, forms part of Connect Group Plc who connect suppliers to customers in an efficient, knowledgeable and service-oriented way. In April 2017, Smiths News opened a new 66,500 square foot, state of the art distribution centre in Punchbowl Park, Hemel Hempstead. This will be the largest centre in the our business, with leading edge features such as a separate newspaper and magazine returns conveyer system and the ability to accommodate up to 20 transhipment vehicles in its 50m deep yard. About the Yard/Transport Marshall Role: As a Yard/Transport Marshall you will work in a 24hr operation covering the safe and secure movement of transport and people. The role is based in our new Hemel Hempstead depot. You will be part of a small team covering the operation 24hrs a day over 6 days a week.This is a brand new role, so flexibility is needed as the role will naturally evolve as the site become fully operational during 2017. The role holder will be responsible for: Controlling the movement of vehicles and people within the depot yard. Ensuring all Health and Safety procedures are adhered too. Effective communication with the warehouse management team, recording and escalating any issues The accurate recording of all vehicle movement and liaising with the goods in team to ensure they are fully briefed on inbound deliveries Ensuring all employees are compliant with access pass procedures and all visitors are dealt with in line with the policy Maintaining a high level of Health and Safety at all times. About You: You will have a track record working in a fast paced environment and the ability to communicate at all levels. You will be professional in your approach and have the ability to use your own initiative. It's also important that you can demonstrate:- Experience of working in a fast paced environment Computer literacy and the ability to navigate Microsoft Office Outstanding communication skills and the credibility to effectively build relationships with visitors, team members and management The ability to accurately produce reports and maintain them The ability to deal with difficult situations, quickly and calmly and in a professional manner A can do attitude with the desire to learn and develop further in role Although not essential, experience of working in a similar role would be advantageous. A forklift driving licence would also be desirable, however full training would be provided.