Driver / Loader

Prefix South West (Swansea)

An opportunity has become available for a Driver/Loader to join our growing team at Prefix Systems (SW), a leading aluminium fabrication specialist.

To be successful in this role you must display strong attention to detail and quality, as well as good communication skills and a positive attitude. You must also be able to work well with people and demonstrate dependability through good attendance, and adherence to timelines and schedules is critical.

The preferred candidate will have prior experience working in a manufacturing environment, in particular as part of a warehousing team or in the capacity of a Driver/Loader. The role itself involves an element of fast paced manual work, loading and unloading vans and lorries, sorting deliveries and generally providing support to team members. It is essential that you have an enthusiasm for physical, manual handling activity.

Specific requirements of the role are as follows:

  • Maintaining a safe and organised work environment and follow all company policy, safety and procedures.
  • Standing for long periods of time and meet other physical demands such as walking, bending, stooping and lifting.
  • Wearing the required Personal Protective Equipment at all times to prevent exposure and risk of injury to general shop floor hazards such as high noise.
  • Being willing to learn new skills.
  • Being willing to provide cover for various roles across the shop floor and other duties as directed by the supervisor.

As part of your package you will receive competitive pay, access to training opportunities, enhanced holiday entitlement, birthday holiday, access to the company pension scheme and also the Employee Assistance Programme on successful completion of your probationary period.

Working hours operate flexibly between Monday to Friday depending upon delivery schedules.  From time to time you will be required to complete overtime to accommodate times of high demand.

Prefix Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  Reasonable adjustments will be made wherever practicable on account of a disability to enable you to perform the essential duties of the role.

Your application will be processed in relation to the advertised position only.  Owing to the volume of applicants it is not administratively feasible to respond to unsuccessful applicants, therefore if you do not receive a response to your application within 30 days of submission then you have been unsuccessful at this stage.  Your application will be retained for a period of six months following the close of the recruitment campaign, after which it will be permanently deleted from our systems.

Candidate Requirements

  • Driving licence (essential)
  • No more than 6 penalty points and no DR or IN penalties (essential)
  • 7.5t cat C1 licence (advantageous)
  • DCPC qualification (advantageous)

Apply for this Role

Please complete the form below being sure to provide contact details that allow us to easily reach you and attach a recent C.V. in PDF, MS Word or Text file (max. 1MB size).

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How to Apply

If you’re interested and want to apply for a position with Prefix Systems you can do so in any of the following ways:

  • View one of the available roles and complete the form.
  • Emailing a copy of your C.V. to vacancies@prefixsystems.co.uk (please provide a contact telephone number).
  • Posting a copy of your C.V. with a covering letter to the following address: Vacancies (HR Department), Prefix Systems, Systems House, Cunliffe Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 5UA.

Contact Us

01254 871 800

Prefix UK

Systems House, Cunliffe Road,
Blackburn, Lancashire. BB1 5UA

Opening Hours

Mon – Thurs:  8am to 5pm
Friday:  8am to 4pm