Plant Operative

Are you an experienced Site, Landfill or Plant Operative looking to take on a new challenge?

Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

Erin Landfill Site is seeking a full time Plant Operative to undertake waste processing activities at the busy Duckmanton Site.  Experience of landfill operations is desirable but for the successful candidate who demonstrates a high level of Health & Safety awareness, enthusiasm and genuine interest in the role, training will be provided.  Qualifications in mobile plant is also desirable but training can be provided for the successful candidate.


The Role:

As our Plant Operative, you will carry out a variety of manual, machine operating duties relating to the landfill and associated activities, including the reception and placing of waste delivered into the landfill facility. You'll ensure the maintenance and operation of site plant and equipment is carried out in accordance with manufacturers' and company instructions and that any defects are reported by the approved system.

You will demonstrate a flexible approach to ensure vital tasks are achieved in a timely and precise manner. Working at weekends, nights and bank holidays may be required.   You will be working Monday to Saturday, 52.5 hours a week.

The ideal Plant Operative:

Experience of landfill operations is desirable but for the successful candidate who demonstrates a high level of Health & Safety awareness, enthusiasm and genuine interest in the role, training will be provided. Mobile plant qualifications are also desirable, but training can be provided for the successful candidate.
 

Rewards and Benefits:

In return for your hard work as our Plant Operative, we can offer a competitive salary plus excellent benefits, including:

 *A free helpline for health, legal or personal issues available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. *Free eye tests and prescription and safety eyewear where required. *A contributory pension scheme - helping you plan for later in life *Optional contributory healthcare *Payroll giving (charity donations from salary deducted before tax) and cycle to work schemes are all available through Viridor Extras, Discounts on local gym membership and some of the biggest retail brands 

If you want to work within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click apply.

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

Closing Date:
09/10/2019

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