Materials Controller



My client a leading national house builder is recruiting for a Materials Controller for their housing site in Milborne Port in Somerset.
You will be unloading, storing, securing and distributing materials using a fork lift truck as well as assisting the site team in ensuring that site safety and security requirements are adhered to, while ensuring that all actions comply with the Company’s Health, Safety and Environmental policy

Your core duties will include: -

Receiving, storing, securing and distributing materials using the fork lift to working and storage areas.
Minimise and loss or damage to materials. Report and damage or loss immediately to the Site Manager.
Check and receive material deliveries in accordance with material strategies and the site requirements.
Ensure that materials are protected in accordance with the site material storage strategy.
Maintain site presentation including tidiness and organisation of storage areas, clearing general debris and ensure compliance with the housekeeping policy.
Distribute tipping skips to working areas and collect when full.
Assist in site safety by ensuring that the site is operating in accordance with health and safety requirements. Report and breaches immediately, and action if appropriate.
Maintain safe access to working areas.
Inspect fork lift truck daily/weekly as required, ensuring that the appropriate records are complete and the Site Manager is informed of any defects.
Erect and maintain site safety signage.
Monitor traffic and pedestrian segregation and report deficiencies.
Secure any hazards each evening prior to leaving site.
Provide basic first aid if required, providing the appropriate training has been received. Security
Ensure building areas, dwellings and boundary areas are secure and report any issues to the Site Manager.
Open and close the site each day.
Providing the relevant training has been received, provide cover for the Site Manager, prioritising this over all other work to ensure that health, safety and environmental requirements are adhered to and compliance is achieved.
Ensure material segregation in accordance with the site waste management plan.

Skills & experience

Trained Plant Operator CPCS card – Telescopic Handler – All Sizes Exec 360 Slew – Category A17 Endorsement C
First aid appointed person
Full UK driving license
Minimum 3 years experience as a Materials Controller or Forklift Operator or trades person

Duration: PERMANENT 

Salary: From £28000 per Annum

Harbron Recruit Ltd is a family run construction industry recruitment agency based in the South West of England.

Harbron Recruit originally stemmed from a construction company that boasts 25 years of successfully working with the majority of major contractors across the South West.

Recognising the demand for quality construction personnel with the necessary skills and qualifications to carry out jobs quickly and safely gave birth to Harbron Recruit as a major supplier of construction trades to companies requiring temporary, permanent and contract workers on a range of assignments.

Now, as a well-established Recruitment Agency having traded successfully for 10 years within the specialist sector of construction it has enabled us to create long standing client relationships built on a foundation of trust, honesty and integrity.

Based in Devon we provide quality staff to our clients both locally and nationally.

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