Yard Operative

  • Negotiable DOE
  • Faversham, Kent
  • R.s.french

RS French is one of the largest providers of secure site units in Kent, offering a wide range of units including storage containers, welfare units, Anti-Vandal (AV) units, modular units, flat-packed containers, toilet hire and transport.


To assist in the preparation of ever growing fleet of Anti-Vandal Accommodation units.

You will need to be able to work independently but also be expected to work effectively within a small team in a workshop environment.


• General maintenance tasks to Anti-Vandal accommodation units, Modular units and portable toilets.

• Cleaning of units and fittings internally and externally.

• Painting exterior of units.

• Modifications to units within the hire fleet – fitting worktops, removing partitions etc.

• Some electrical, plumbing, joinery and flooring work (dependant on experience)

• Furniture allocation to units – loading and unloading

• Occasional visits to third party sites to double stack units and install staircase and landing. Removal of same on completion of hire.

• Some working at height.

• Occasional duties as fork lift operator (where relevant with training and suitable qualifications).

• To work in a safe and sensible manner within the boundaries of the Company Health and Safety Policy and any additional site restrictions.


Success in 6 months will include:


Work Experience

• Basic understanding and acceptance of Health & Safety rules.

• Good mix of general maintenance skills.

Personal Characteristics

• Good general physical fitness.

• Ability to work as part of a team.

• Strong work ethic.

• Flexible attitude to working

• Proactive

Other considerations (special working conditions, travel requirements, unusual factors):

• Full UK Driving Licence (if relevant).

• Willingness to work outside in all weather.

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