Plant Vehicle Team Member

Job Title:Plant Vehicle Team Member
Reporting to:Plant Vehicle Team Leader

Role Overview

To support the smooth operation of Site vehicle usage across the camp site.

  • To support the receipt, operation, general maintenance and return of the plant vehicle fleet used throughout the Jamboree.    
  • To support the running of the plant vehicle fleet, ensuring a safe working environment for all team members, authorised visitors and Larkin personnel.
  • Where the appropriate licence or permit is held operate plant equipment, telehandlers or rough terrain forklifts.
  • To support the safe operation of plant equipment by:
    • load preparation and positioning
    • marshalling and guiding operators during mechanical lift operation

Person Specification

  • Good communication and organisational skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Good decision-making skills, and the ability to problem solve when needed.

Skills / Qualifications Required for role

  • An approved operator licence or permit for either a Telehandler or rough terrain forklift (minimum of one licence holder per vehicle type)
  • Experience in load preparation and safe handling
  • Experience in marshalling and guiding operators during mechanical lift operation
  • Experience in working within a team of volunteers.


  • To hold a valid Scout Association DBS check
  • To undertake any relevant training you are requested to complete, including but not limited to Health & Safety and Safeguarding
  • To undertake any role / work which may be required by your department head
  • When requested, to assist in the smooth and safe running of the camp as a whole. This may include tasks not normally associated with your department
  • Able to work collaboratively with a team
  • Friendly and approachable
  • The ability to have fun!!