Yard Hand

Aggreko

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Full Time Contact: Recruitment Team Reference: JR04640

About Aggreko plc:
Around the world, people, businesses and countries are striving for a better future. A future that needs power and the right conditions to succeed.  That’s why at Aggreko, we work ‘round the clock, making sure our customers get the electricity, heating and cooling they need, whenever they need it – all powered by our trademark passion, unrivalled international experience and local knowledge. From urban development to unique commercial projects and even humanitarian emergencies, we bring our expertise and equipment to any location, from the world’s busiest cities to some of the most remote places on earth.  Every project is different, so we listen first and design a system supported by our service anywhere, to any scale. Transforming the lives and livelihoods of individuals, organisations and communities across the globe. 

Yard Hand – Newcastle


Having recently been announced as the Rental Company of the Year in the HRIA Hire Industry Excellence Awards (HIEA) 2021, Aggreko is the global leader in generator and temperature control hire with locations throughout the world. We are a major player in the global power market and a publicly owned company listed on the London Stock Exchange Top 200. Our local operations span across Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific.


The Role

We are currently seeking an experienced Yard Hand to manage our fleet and materials to help facilitate our technicians to service our clients from our Newcastle depot.


Key Responsibilities

  • Maintaining a high level of site cleanliness to ensure a healthy and safe environment.
  • Receiving and dispatching of goods.
  • Manual loading and unloading of goods to transport.
  • Delivery of goods to project sites.
  • Refuelling and sorting of equipment


About You

  • Ability to work individually but also as part of a team.
  • A valid HR and forklift license
  • Clear interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Physically fit with enthusiasm towards manual labour.
  • Ability to act with initiative and problem solving skills in pressure situations.
  • Excellent time management skills.


Joining the Aggreko team will entitle you to….

  • Collaborative and connected team, who will offer support and guidance in skilled development.
  • Employee Reward and Value Programs; including EAP and other benefits


Aggreko is an Equal Opportunity employer, dedicated to providing a work environment in which everyone feels safe, included, treated fairly and with respect. We embrace diversity and invite female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants to consider working at Aggreko.

About Us
We’re the people who use our big boxes to make a massive difference. We believe in the positive impact of power and the ability to control temperature. We believe what we do opens up opportunity and creates potential for individuals, communities, industries and societies over the world.  We believe when we work together we can do anything. We believe in the power of our team.  We’re the people who keep the lights on. And we recruit the best talent, too.

Our four values help us get even better at what we do.  It’s the Aggreko way of working – we call it Always Orange. 

Always Orange means: 

Being dynamic: We’re nimble and are always ready to react to an ever changing world.
Being expert: We know our stuff, we’re great under pressure and we thrive in our busy, fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. We use our experience to make a difference. We know how to challenge and we have the courage of our convictions.
Being together: We play for Team Aggreko and value the expertise of everyone around us. We’re accountable and we hold others to account.
Being innovative: We never miss an opportunity to learn, to look out, or to be better.

Aggreko is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing an inclusive environment that allows each employee to be their best based upon their merit, talent and aspiration. We do not discriminate, and we abide by the laws in the locations in which we operate.

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