Yard Team Leader

  • Job Reference: 210821
  • Date Posted: 15 February 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Website: https://www.kier.co.uk/
  • Location: Bridgend
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Yard Team Leader

Location: Tondu Waste Transfer Station

Business Area: Environmental Services - Bridgend County Borough Council

Contract: Permanent, full time


Delivering environmental services that make the difference.



Kier Environmental combines the latest technology, logistics expertise and innovative service design to provide a complete range of environmental services tailored to meet the individual needs of local communities. Our core principle is to reduce, reuse, recycle and recover. Our customer-focused front-line delivery teams serve more than 3.2 million households across the UK, working in long-term partnership with more than 20 public and private sector clients. Our services include recycling and refuse collections, household waste recycling centres, street cleansing, grounds maintenance and commercial refuse and recycling.

Kier Specialist Services are now recruiting for a Yard Team Leader to join the Tondu Waste Transfer team, to oversee the day to day operations & yard operatives team, working collaboratively with the onsite Supervisors & contract team.


Key Responsibilities


In this vital role, we will look to you ensure the various vehicle & machines checks have been completed; ensure all Health & Safety is being adhered to, including Risk Assessments, SSOW PPE, and Near Misses; and oversee the small team of yard operatives, including coordinator breaks, annual leave, and shift cover.


What will you receive?


You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyle
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.


Pre-employment checks


It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.


Make the journey. Leave a legacy.



Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.


Kier is an inclusive employer.



Closing Date: 15th March 2021

Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.