Floating Quarry Operative x 2

  • Job Reference: 00013319-1
  • Date Posted: 19 July 2021
  • Employer: FCC Environment
  • Location: Knottingley
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Health, Safety, Environment & Quality
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Duties and Key Responsibilities
To operate mobile and fixed plant at various locations within the operating area of Darrington Quarries Ltd. Based at Darrington Quarry but providing cover throughout the quarries business - the northernmost quarry being Jackdaw Crag Quarry at Tadcaster, the southernmost being Barnsdale Bar Quarry at Kirk Smeaton, Pontefract.
• Operate the Quarry in accordance with the Health and Safety document.
• Operate mobile & fixed plant in accordance with the manufacturers operating instructions and the site safe systems of work.
• Report any defects on mobile plant
• Complete Daily inspection books
• Work in accordance with Environmental Management System and promote environmentally considerate work practices.
• Ensure that the quarry's production levels are maintained safely to schedule
• Maintain the inspection systems and checklists in accordance with the IMS system.
• Examining the materials produced to ensure that a high quality of product is maintained.
• Carry out basic preventive maintenance tasks on mobile & fixed plant.
• Be flexible, this role will require the operative to routinely travel between sites at the direction of the Operations Manager.

Experience
• Experience in quarrying
• Knowledge/experience/qualifications in mobile plant operations specifically wheeled loading shovel, articulated dumper and tracked excavator.

Essential Knowledge
• Satisfactory completion of the relevant Competency Commitment and determination to meet personal objectives. Strong drive and resilience,
• Ability to work collaboratively at all levels in a capacity of adding value to the decision making process.
• Ability to re-evaluate priorities, responding quickly and positively to change is imperative.
• Performance driven with the ability to deliver added value and assist in the improvement of operational performance. Management System modules.
• Completion of all other training as defined within the Training Matrix.

Personal Attributes and other Requirements
• Commitment and determination to meet personal objectives. Strong drive and resilience,
• Ability to work collaboratively at all levels in a capacity of adding value to the decision making process.
• Ability to re-evaluate priorities, responding quickly and positively to change is imperative.
• Performance driven with the ability to deliver added value and assist in the improvement of operational performance.
Any other reasonable request.