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Fallen Stock Driver / Operative - SW - JS002

De Lacy Executive is recruiting for a Fallen Stock Collector Driver to join a market leading company within the food supply chain. The Group's companies manufacture quality products for use in human and animal foodstuffs, agriculture, aquaculture, and industrial applications.

Applications are invited for a Fallen Stock Collector Driver / Yard Assistant with flexible working hours in line with UK Domestic Rules.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Skinning of animal hides.
  • Unloading vehicles with a Telehandler.
  • Carrying out general yard duties.
  • Operating vehicle equipment.
  • Dispatching (kill) farm animals at customer premises.
  • Using firearms (if correct certificates/licenses are held) to dispatch farm animals.
  • Completion of work documentation in line with Company standards (Driver Records + Collection Records).
  • Maintaining good standards of housekeeping in the vehicle.
  • Undertaking daily vehicle checks.

The Requirements:

  • Candidates should hold a 7.5 tonne Driving License (3.5 tonne would be considered).
  • Have a slaughter license or certificate of competence in slaughter (DEFRA approved), although training can be provided (to hold a WATOK License would be desirable).
  • Hold relevant firearm certificates
  • Have previous experience of working in an agricultural or fallen stock background.
  • Be smart in appearance (uniform is provided) and have a pleasant manner.
  • Have knowledge of vehicle operations.
  • Can demonstrate understanding of Driver Hours Rules (EU & UK Domestic).
  • Driver CPC completed.

The Rewards: An attractive Salary is available which will reflect the candidates experience and performance.

Interested? For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call James Sarkar on: Office: 01885 483440, DD: 01885 485528, or e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word please) to jamessarkar@delacyexecutive.co.uk

Thank you.

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De Lacy Executive, established in 2000, is the recruitment specialist in the Agri-Business and Land-based Business Sectors. Experienced practical and allied trade agriculturalists who have developed a recruitment practice based on high ethical standards. Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which oversees recruitment practice. Registered and complies with the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

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