• Job Reference: SWR2774
  • Date Posted: 4 June 2021
  • Recruiter: P&O
  • Location: Scarborough, Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Shunter - Are you looking for a career in logistics? If so at P&O Ferrymasters, a pan-European leader in tailor-made transport, logistics, and supply chain solutions, we are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced Shunter to join us.

So, what is this job all about? As Shunter, you will be responsible for the shunting of loads within the Kingspan Sherburn site.

The Shunter key responsibilities will be:

  • Controlling the movement of the trailer fleet within the yard
  • Shunting and parking trailers ready for despatch use, ensuring site speed and safety regulations are adhered to at all times
  • Preparing trailers for loading and asset control of trailers
  • Other ad hoc duties as required

As Shunter, you will be an experienced driver with sound communication skills. You will need a current LGV (C+E) licence with no more than 6 points (including any pending prosecutions) is essential. You will need a minimum of three years’ experience in this or a similar role. A full Driver CPC qualification, or a minimum of 21 hours towards your driver CPC qualification, would be desirable. You will have a flexible approach to working hours (we are a 24/7 organisation).  

This is a full-time position working 40 hours (rotating shift pattern Monday-Sunday), in return, we are offering a competitive package in line with the seniority of the position. Uniform is provided.

Do you have what we are looking for? And does this sound like the perfect opportunity for you? We hope so – in which case, now’s the time to let us know! Please apply with your CV and covering letter as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Additional keywords, logistics, transport, driver, shunter, yard shunter, shunter driver, LGV, trailers

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