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Washbay Operative - Leeds

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Job Description

Euro Auctions is a world leading auctioneer of industrial, plant, construction & agricultural equipment. With sites in UK, Germany, Spain, Australia, Dubai & USA Euro Auctions conducts 60+ auctions every year.

The Company's continues growth and development has led to new opportunities within our Yard Team based at our Leeds site.

The Job

  • Ensuring all machines are washed and presented to a high standard.
  • Assist other staff organising and preparing the yard for each sale.
  • Preparation of stock pre-auction.
  • Precise loading and unloading of machines.

The Person

This role is an active, outdoor job and requires someone with the ability to operate all types of heavy equipment and trucks. You will be required to work outdoors in all weathers as well as being physically fit to climb on and off machinery. If you have a knowledge of heavy plant/mining/quarry equipment, then we especially want to hear from you.

The Requirements

  • We are looking for motivated, highly organised people who love a challenge and are not adverse to a hard day's graft.
  • Ideally you should be an experienced Yard Worker with a 'can do' attitude.
  • Mechanical experience is desirable.
  • Ability to take instruction as well as work on own initiative and follow Health & Safety legislation.
  • Willingness to work regular overtime during busy auction periods.
  • Prior experience operating and knowledge of all types of heavy equipment.
  • A Forklift operator's certificate is desirable.
  • Strong English skills
  • Previous experience is desirable but not essential.

For the right candidate Euro Auctions offers:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Unique training
  • All relevant waterproof PPE will be supplied.
  • Exposure to International and Global Markets

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual to gain diverse experience within a truly international company.

Apply early as this posting will close as soon as a competitive candidate pool is identified. Preference will be given to direct applications and those already domiciled in the UK. To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate UK work visa.

If you think you have what it takes to make it at Euro Auctions please email a CV to [email protected]

Euro Auctions thank all applicants in advance; however, only those shortlisted will be contacted.

Euro Auctions is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

The entire company’s recruitment and selection is processed by the Careers Department at Headquarters. Due to the volume of applications processed, we cannot respond to individual feedback requests.

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