Plant Operative - Darwen

Contract type
Working Pattern
Part time
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews to be arranged locally
£9.68 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Plant Operative?

As a Plant Operative at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

About the role

About the role

  • This is part time, permanent employment.
  • The role will be Monday, Tuesday & Friday (28.5 hours).

What will I be doing?

  • Be confident in operating various plant and machinery with an understanding of defect reporting procedures.
  • Carry out instructions from management and supervisors to maximise the full potential of the site.
  • Operate and maintain a variety mobile (loading shovel, excavator, FLT) and fixed plant (Shredders, Balers) in compliance with Safe Systems of Work
  • Accurate recording of data ,
  • Maintaining a tidy site, carrying out general cleaning duties and maintenance in accordance with 5S
  • Ensure the continual progression of all SUEZ Business Systems including continual Improvements, CSF’s and Organisational Clarity.
  • Ensuring that within his/her areas of responsibility, SUEZ complies fully with its legal duties in respect of the health, safety and welfare of its employees  and of other people who may be affected by his/her actions or omissions
  • Co-operating with SUEZ and with other employees in order to comply with site permit, all applicable legislation and SUEZ Policies and Procedures
  • Any other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the job-role.

What are the requirements? 

  • The successful candidate will be required to have the following qualifications and experience,
  1. IOSH (Desirable)
  2. Fire Marshall
  3. Mobile and Fixed Plant
  • Further training and development will be available.
  • Please note although mobile plant operator experience is preferred it is not essential as full training will be given
  • We are looking for an enthusiastic team player, who will be expected to obtain a full working understanding of the site licence / permit and who will work to ensure site operations exceed the standards required.
  • As the post requires a variety of tasks to be completed a flexible approach to work is required.
  • The successful applicant will be required to undertake personal development to obtain skills for waste acceptance, maintenance of site equipment, infrastructure and operation of site machinery.   
  • In line with SUEZ Values and Ethics Charter the job holder is expected to act in an honest, responsible and respectful manner to others.
  • Be responsible for their own professional conduct.
  • Comply everywhere and in all circumstances with the laws and regulations connected with their activities.

Who we are

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a forward-thinking company recognised as one of the top places in the UK to work. We are proud of the fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development we offer our people. As we continue to develop and grow, you can play an important part in the essential work we are doing to make businesses and communities more sustainable.

Working at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is not like most jobs – it means striving to secure our planet’s resources and being part of the resource revolution. By joining us, you will help to safeguard the environment and the public through essential waste and water management services, contribute to the sustainable development of communities, businesses and regions, and promote the emerging low-carbon circular economy.

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work in, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

*No agencies please*

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