Hard manual work with potential to earn.
A typical day involves the preparation and loading of various trailer types from 14 pallet rigid bodied trailers through to the 52 pallet Transdek trailers. Preparation includes the weighing of roll cages, moving products from cage to cage to evenly distribute weight and ensuring cage is in a sound condition; consolidating pallets if required to ensure - more... the load fits. Loading is done by MHE for the pallets and the roll cages are loaded manually.
I have found the work environment to be very bonus orientated, which is an incentive to pick more load more but as a result, quality sometimes take ... - less
ProsExcellent pension, a reasonable rate of pay, on site gym.
ConsHard manual work. Enforced overtime.