Due to a new project in Blackford we have a position open for an on-site C+E shunter.

Job is Monday - Friday 6am-6pm. The main role involves moving trailers on and off bays for loading. Carrying out trailer checks. Maintaining high levels of Health and safety in our customers yard. Moving trailers safely from the factory site across to railway terminal (adjacent to factory) may be required any other duties required by site. You will also be a point of communication between our customer and our traffic office. Candidates need to be able to problem solve and think on your feet as this will be a busy and diverse role.

This role would be ideal for any candidates who are looking for a new challenge on a brand new road/rail project. As the role progresses, you may be more involved with assisting in the smooth operation of a new rail terminal. There may be opportunities to progress and learn new skills including (but not restricted to) - overhead gantry crane operations, rail carriage preparation and rail shunting duties. Training will be provided if these skills are needed.

Minimum of 1 year C+E driving experience is essential. Experience of shunting, container and rail operations is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From £12.75 per hour


  • 12 hour shift


  • Driving: 1 year (required)


  • Driver CPC (preferred)

Please email robert.mclaren@johngrussell.co.uk to apply.