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Metal Yard Supervisor/Loader

Metal Yard Supervisor/Loader

Location: Ashford Hours: 8am – 5.30pm Monday – Friday, and alternate Saturday mornings

Overview of the company

Established for more than 75-years, Jacksons is still a family run business with a reputation for supplying market leading Fences and Gates, all backed by our 25-year guarantee. Our clients range from homeowners buying fencing for their gardens to Industry and High Security establishments, protecting facilities and equipment. We currently seek a hard working professional to join and support our metal workshop team based in Ashford.

Overview of position

This is a vital role within the security division, preparing loads ready for galvanising/powder coating. The role requires good attention to detail, flexibility and the ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team. Training will be given where needed. Applicant must have a current counterbalance F/Lift certificate. Every other Saturday morning will be contracted, this is flexible to company needs.


  • Prepare loads ready for galvanising, ensuring paperwork and systems are completed correctly.
  • Work closely with admin planning office to keep stock controlled.
  • Load and unload Galv lorry daily. Unload raw material and ensure every item is in its correct place.
  • Manage material rotation.
  • Serve workshop with materials and remove completed products.
  • Keep loading yard and setting yard tidy.
  • Working alongside line manager, organise yard to be safe and efficient.
  • Serve PPC plant and setters as necessary, working closely as a team with 3 other supervisors.
  • Ensure safety is the first priority.
  • Be prepared to help other departments to reach customers’ needs, such as cutting mesh, packing etc.
  • Requirements

  • Must be prepared to work outside in all weathers.
  • Must have good communication skills and the ability to be flexible to help other teams.
  • Loading experience would be an advantage.
  • Working alone most of the time using self-initiative.

    Due to location of the office, own transport is essential

    Jacksons Fencing is an equal opportunity employer

    To apply please email your CV and details to:

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