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Turners (Soham) Ltd is the UK’s largest privately owned Transport Company. We are looking to recruit a Day Shift Charge Hand working within the Coldstore based in Newmarket.

The role involves:

  • Supporting the shift Supervisor with running the day operation
  • Having the ability to work to a tight schedule ,ensuring that vehicles leave site in a timely fashion
  • The ability to relay instruction to a team , and the ability to work alone
  • Problem solving
  • Tipping and loading of Vehicles/ trailers using powered pallet trucks
  • Organise work of staff on shift
  • Enforce company hygiene, housekeeping and health & safety policies
  • Ensure all relevant paper work and record keeping is accurate and legible
  • Responsible for condition and maintenance of all Mechanical Handling Equipment (MHE)

Shift pattern:

  • Monday to Sunday
  • 7 days on 7 days off x 12 hours shift

Shift rates:

  • £10.97-£12.57 based on experience

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Attention to detail
  • Communication Skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Working solo or part of a team
  • Ability to work to a schedule
  • Running the shift and directing team members
  • Liaising directly with the shift manager

To apply for this position please email your CV or a complete an application and send it to

What happens next?

Your application will be sent to the relevant recruiting manager for review. If you are shortlisted for an interview you will be contacted between 1 – 2 weeks. If you do not hear back within this time frame please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Charge Hand - Newmarket

in Location:- Newmarket
Start date: As soon as possible
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