Labourer - Full Time - YorkUnited Kingdom


At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


Join Sulzer Services UK in York as our Labourer/Van Driver to help take our Service Centre to the next level.    

The Service Centre works across multiple industry sectors and repairs a large array of different equipment and components. No 2 days are ever the same. The role may require more labouring some days and on others you may be driving more, if you are looking for variety then please read on.

In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Provide support to the service centre by ensuring the workshop is clear, clean and well organised with items being placed in the correct places to ensure efficient and effective use of space and storage 
  • Assisting with preparing packages for despatch
  • Load vehicle and ensure products are loaded and secured safely
  • Loading and unloading of vehicles in the yard as part of managing the goods in and out process
  • Use of overhead crane and Forklift trucks to load own vehicles
  • To drive small vans/flat beds delivering and collecting components from customers and suppliers’ sites around the central/northern England area of the UK, in a polite and professional manner.
  • Always adhere to health and safety responsibilities


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience driving light goods vehicles.
  • Experience of different loads and mechanical components, as opposed to only transporting pallets
  • Experience of use of overhead cranes (not essential – training can be given)
  • Experience of use of Forklift Trucks (not essential – training can be given
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Strong team player, with excellent communication, organisation, and time management skills

Your benefits: 

  • We offer excellent opportunities to develop, along with a competitive salary and company bonus scheme.  
  • 33 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays) + service days
  • Defined contribution pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • On-site car parking
  • Access to a wide range of discounts on Everyday Shopping, Entertainment, and Lifestyle
  • Long service awards


Location: We are based on the outskirts of York, close to the historic walled City of York, only a few minutes’ drive off the Outer Ring Road and 10 minutes’ drive to the A64, the road connects to the A1M and M1. York is a city with a lot to offer, a wide variety of shops, theatres, and fab restaurants. As well as great bars and a pub for almost every day of the year.

No visa or work permit support can be provided for this role.


Have a question about the role? Reach out to Lisa Jay at We are looking forward to hearing from you!



Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

83% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work and we are proud to be recognized as a Top Employer 2022 in Switzerland. So come and join our story, starting today!

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2022, our 13’800 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.2 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN).


Through a network of over 100 service sites around the world, Sulzer provides cutting-edge parts as well as maintenance and repair solutions for pumps, turbines, compressors, motors and generators. We service our own original equipment, but also all associated third-party rotating equipment run by our customers, maximizing its sustainability and life cycle cost-effectiveness. Our technology-based solutions, fast execution and expertise in complex maintenance projects are available at our customers’ doorsteps.


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