January 5, 2024

Yard Manager – Egham

Salary: excellent rates of pay, salary depends on experience


About Us

PHD Access is an international award-winning scaffolding and access provider, with a strong focus on delivering innovative solutions that exceed client expectations. In our 35 plus years experience, we have worked on bespoke and high-end projects in the UK, Ireland, Denmark, Dubai and the Bahamas.


About the role

Are you a seasoned Foreperson, Workshop Manager, or Yard Manager eager to take the next step in your career? Join our company, where we highly value your expertise and offer exceptional training opportunities. At the core of our business philosophy is the belief in empowering our team members to enhance their skills, make informed decisions, and assume new responsibilities.

As the Yard Manager, your daily responsibilities will be centred around overseeing the bustling yard and leading a team of yard operatives to achieve targets and ensure customer satisfaction at our local service centre.


Key Responsibilities of the Yard Manager include:

  • Daily supervision of workshop and yard staff.
  • Organization of returns, repairs, and stock management in the yard.
  • Monitoring off-hired equipment, recording repairs and damages within company guidelines.
  • Coordination of vehicle movements within the yard.
  • Maintenance of a tidy yard, ensuring equipment is appropriately stored in designated areas.
  • Compliance with Health and Safety standards and enforcement of relevant procedures.
  • Ensuring equipment is repaired and maintained following manufacturers’ guidelines.
  • Conducting regular stock checks to ensure accuracy in equipment counts.
  • Coordination and management of the yard during regular stock takes.

Experience/Skills Required for the Yard Manager Role:

Joining our team means we’ll provide the necessary support for your success. We’ll discuss your training and personal development needs, aligning with your career goals and future aspirations.

To excel in the Yard Manager position, you should possess the following skills and qualifications:

  • Demonstrable experience in a yard environment.
  • Forklift licence (preferred but not essential).
  • Desirable industry experience.
  • Proven experience in managing a team of people.
  • Awareness of health and safety requirements.
Work Level
Employment Type
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