Yard Operative, Barnsley – Essential Recruitment – Barnsley

Essential Recruitment

Yard Operative – Barnsley

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a family run business based in Barnsley.
You will be taken under the wing of experts within the Metal Recycling industry offering support and training to ensure you have a successful, long-term career within their family run business.

If you are someone who is looking for manual graft, this may be the perfect role for you.


  • Full training and PPE provided
  • Monday to Friday 8am – 4:30pm, no weekends!
  • £10.90 per hour (rising to £12 per hour after probation period)
  • Immediate starts!
  • Full-time, permanent contract available
  • On-site parking
  • Break out room with refreshments!
  • Role responsibilities:

  • Stripping down and sorting a variety of metals, raw materials and electrical cables
  • Using tools such as grinders, saws and alligator shears to prepare materials for recycling
  • Dismantling transformers, switch gears and gas units
  • Separating a variety of materials in a non-ferrous area
  • Degassing units
  • Loading and unloading materials from vehicles
  • Ensure the working area is kept clean and tidy at all times
  • Adhering to company procedures and health and safety standards at all time.
  • Various other duties may be required once fully trained
  • Role requirements:

  • Successful candidates MUST be looking for a long-term career.
  • Candidates must have a good attitude and be willing to learn
  • Candidate must be fit and healthy due to the physical demands of the role
  • Previous experience within a similar role is beneficial but not essential.
  • Experience using FLT/Overhead Cranes advantageous but not a necessity.
  • Candidates must be willing to complete regular drugs and alcohol tests.
  • Resilient ‘can do’ attitude’
  • Excellent eye for details
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