Transfer Station Plant Operator

Are you an experienced mobile plant operative with experience in waste management 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.

Due to continued success and growth, we are now looking to recruit a Transfer Station Plant Operator based at our Mavis Valley Transfer Station in Bishopbriggs, working 45 hours a week.

What will you be doing?

Joining our team, the Transfer Station Plant Operator will assist in the management of the Clyde Valley TS & HWRC sites. You'll ensure that facilities are always operated effectively using best possible practices regarding Health & Safety and Company Policies.

You will operate mobile plant (loading shovel) in accordance with company health and safety standards and procedures. The successful Transfer Station Plant Operator will provide site operational requirements by dispensing your duties as described by the Contract Supervisor. This will include but not be limited to litter picking and other manual handling duties.

What do you need?

 *Good knowledge of Transfer station & HWRC operations *Good Working knowledge of loading machinery operation *Loading shovel operation experience *Ability to recognise different types of waste streams *Experience of working with waste and mobile plant *Able to carry out instructions and requests from management with accuracy and efficiency *Full driving licence

What can Viridor offer you?

In return for your hard work as Transfer Station Plant Operator, we can offer a competitive salary plus 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 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.

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