Yard Assistant (Fork Lift Training provided)

Company description

John Davidson Pipes are one of the leading distributors of civils and drainage products in the UK. As part of Tessenderlo Group, a worldwide organisation in more than 20 countries, JDP and its manufacturing partners are some of Europe's leading experts throughout our industries. With a network of 27 branches across the UK, JDP is undergoing a period of growth and change and we need motivated and knowledgeable people that can help us achieve our goals. If you are interested in becoming part of this exciting journey please apply!

Job description

DYKA Group

We are actively looking to appoint a Yard Assistant to join our successful team in our Norwich branch. If you have a hands on attitude, excellent customer service outlook and are willing to learn (including full training to drive a fork lift truck) then we want to hear from you. This is a long term career opportunity for a hardworking, flexible individual who can work as part of a team!

In this role as a Yard Assistant some of the duties involve:

  • Providing customers with product and service information
  • Pick customer orders accurately
  • Assist with loading and unloading of vehicles using a forklift truck / telehandler (outdoor working is required)
  • Process orders accurately, within a time dictated by the customer deadline
  • Serve customers on the trade counter when required
  • Customer interaction

About you:

  • Excellent communication skills and some customer service skills
  • Literacy & Numeracy
  • A hardworking & helpful individual to train in all aspects of our operation
  • An understanding of Health & Safety in a work environment



  • A good knowledge of computers
  • Forklift truck licence



  • Long term career with a stable market leader
  • Competitive salary
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Staff discount
  • Full support and training


If you are interested in becoming part of this exciting journey please appl

General Business
Experience level
Entry Level
Business unit
DYKA Group
United Kingdom