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MEH Logistics Telehandler Operator

Job Category:  Driving / Logistics
Contract Partner Company:  Wilson James
Employing Company:  Wilson James

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Job Title: 
MEH Logistics Telehandler Operator  

Career Level: 

Role Reports to: 
Logistics Manager/ Supervisor 

Geographical Remit 
Site Based – HPC Power Station

TA5 1TP 


Summary of role 

  • To support MEH Alliance logistics operations including but not limited to the following tasks: 
  • Operation of forklift and Telehandler equipment 
  • Unloading and loading of material and equipment to support MEH Alliance installation and site wide activities 
  • Other duties (subject to qualifications) may include operating with attachments/ operating plant or vehicles to support material movements 


Main responsibilities  

  • To utilise the bell-to-bell recording system for each shift as directed by your line manager/ supervisor.
  • Working strictly to a lifting plan  
  • Carrying our daily and weekly operator maintenance /checks and reporting defects on equipment used 
  • Maintaining equipment to a high standard of cleanliness 
  • To ensure that your HPC ID pass is on display at all times while at work 
  • Any additional reasonable duties requested by the logistics Manager/ Supervisor 

Other duties and responsibilities  

  • Work in accordance with: Wilson James policies, site procedures and training provided 
  • Wilson James core values: 
  • We are fair and honest in all our activities; 
  • We treat each other with dignity and respect;  
  • We are responsible for all our actions and accountable for their consequences; 
  • We have an environment that enables and supports effective communication; 
  • We will continuously develop safe systems of work to ensure no-one is placed at risk on our workplaces. 

HPC and MEH Alliance policies  

  • Carry out any other reasonable requests as instructed by your Line Manager/ Supervisor 
  • Health & Safety   


Health and Safety responsibilities 

  • All work is carried out in accordance with HPC and MEH site procedures and training provided.  
  • Comply with the WJ Health and Safety Policy, procedures and protocols at all times 
  • Ensure you have received a Daily Activity Briefing before starting any work 
  • Ensure that you are working in accordance with the safe system of works, as briefed by your Line Manager/Supervisor 
  • Ensure that you are fit for work prior to reporting for duty each day 
  • Report any health and safety concerns to your line Manager/ Supervisor 
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) issued must be serviceable and clean during working hours. 
  • Use STAR - (STOP/ THINK/ ACT/ REPORT) if you are unsure about the working environment or conditions. 


Required skills & Experience   

  • Construction Site Experience 
  • Good written, verbal and Two Way Radio communication 
  • Demonstrate the ability to think and act quickly in unsafe conditions. 
  • Maintain a high standard of personal presentation 
  • Reliability – maintain a good work ethic and  routine 
  • Able to demonstrate an ability to work as part of a team. 
  • An understanding of the principles of equality and diversity in relation to visitors’ or colleagues needs. 


  • Driving License 



Qualifications & Licences    


  • Valid CPCS Card with A17 category or other national qualification for Telehandler 
  • Valid CITB Health & Safety Test (Operative) or other national equivalent  



  • Driving License 
  • First aid at work 
  • Manual Handling trained 





The hours of work are as follows:  

  • 39 working hours over 4 days – Mon - Thurs  
  • Lunch breaks of 45 minutes unpaid 
  • Bussing Allowance 
  • Shift Timings: Monday to Thursday 07.15 – 17.45 (includes break) 


For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.