Yard and Logistics Co-Ordinator - Ipsden
AF Jones Stonemason’s provide a complete service from concept to design, through manufacture and full installation of stone projects with our factory based in Ipsden Oxfordshire, working on projects across the Thames Valley home countries & London. We work with renowned main contractors, architects & interior designers to small private clients covering three distinct specialist sub sectors: Stone Interiors, Architectural Stone & Stone Heritage.
We are a professional family run business that takes pride in the quality of our work. We are sustainably growing and therefore looking for great candidates to join and enhance our knowledgeable & dynamic team.
Our core values underpin everything we do: Attitude is everything, Take Ownership, Teamwork & value our people. These bind us together to bring the quality, passion & Innovation needed to succeed. As part of valuing our team we emphasise the importance for socialising together whether that be our social Fridays once a month or the odd Golf afternoon!
We are excited to expand and welcome the right person to the team.
The ideal candidate will have worked in this environment before and be a key member of the Production Team. Should have high literacy skills and enjoy working in a busy environment. Must be able to work in a labour-intensive environment.
Brief Description of Role:
This position is responsible for performing the daily Yard Duties that support the AFJ Team, whilst responsible for the operation of the primary saw (wire saw)
·Safe, efficient storage of materials (Clearly labelled) i.e. Stone block, Scants, sand, cement etc.(training provided)
·Safe, efficient, organized storage of finished goods
·Safe Loading & unloading of lorries (training provided)
·Loading clients/customers vehicles with finished good, making sure they are signed for.
·Loading & unloading saws safely, using crane or forklift (training provided)
·Talking to the team daily to understand what they are going to need for day i.e. bringing in of stone, scants off the wire, pallet organization etc.
·Washing down of CNC machines
·Emptying of mini skips
·Organizing skip exchanges when nearing being full
·Organize Gas bottle deliveries for forklift & shrink wrapping
·Organize Diesel Ordering & usage
·The Running of wire saw, including planning blocks (training provided)
·Controlling the stock of plaster required for wire saw & re-ordering when necessary
·Bridge saw cutting when required
·Clearing/cleaning of gullies, Emptying gully baskets (daily)
·Keeping all areas tidy and professional
·Plant maintenance duties
·Attending team/machinist meetings
·Daily pre-operation checks on B2 Forklifts (training provided)
·Daily pre-operation checks on B1 Forklift (Training provided)
·Shrink wrapping pallets of finished goods
·Helping to keep the water plant operational including flocculant dosing (Training provided)
·Emergency lighting checks
·Roller shutter checks in 3D production
·Assist with stores including containers
·Stock control (Stone & Stores)
·Checking of suction plates
·Emptying rain drains
·Cleaning CCTV Camera lenses
·Other duties as required
Skills needed for Role:
- Experience in any production facilities
- Forklift driving capability/ experience would be very useful skill (Training provided if required)
- An understanding of construction drawings
- An understanding of manual handling
- English literacy
- Excellent communication skills
- Excellent mathematical skills
- Excellent problem solving
- computer literacy skills
- Strong attention to detail
·Strong interpersonal skills
·Effective time management skills
·Ability to work effectively within a Team
Training Needed for role:
·Forklift Licence (Preferred)