Yard Foreman

2021-01-27T11:23:30+00:00 Categories: Stoke, Yard Vacancies|Tags: , , |

Stoke| Permanent, Full Time

Tippers are the Midlands’ leading building merchant`s suppliers. We’ve been in business as Builders Merchants since 1916 – we have 12 branches across the Midlands which stock a vast array of products from luxury kitchens and bathrooms to timber and insulation.

Due to continued expansion, a Yard Foreman is required to join the business at our Stoke branch.

Job Summary/Overall Scope of Position

  • To ensure all customers are served in a prompt, courteous and efficient manner
  • To maintain a neat, tidy and safe yard/work area through the promotion of continuous good housekeeping
  • Oversee and assist with the receiving, inspection and booking in of all goods received in yard
  • Oversee and assist with the inspection of all goods returned to yard/warehouse areas
  • Oversee and assist with stock checks and stock rotation
  • Oversee and assist with order picking, order collation and loading of customer orders
  • Overseeing, supervising and delegating duties and worksheets to Yard Assistants as required
  • Training of Yard Assistants as required
  • Assisting with the supervision of the Transport in conjunction with the Manager
  • Have a constant awareness of Health & Safety issues in the workplace including Safe Manual handling, making sure other Yard Assistants comply with laid down safety rules accordingly
  • Have an awareness at all times of Company procedures
  • Have a constant awareness of yard security at all times
  • Improve and maintain good product knowledge of all products stocked and displayed and generally keep aware of products available in the market place

Performance Standards

  • A high level of self-motivation
  • Ability to lead and supervise
  • Ability to communicate at all levels professionally
  • To have the persistence to ensure set objectives are met
  • To share responsibility with Management for your own personal training and development
  • Reliability, good timekeeping and attendance


The above Job Description is designed to indicate the general scope of the position and will be subject to periodic review.

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