Mobile Plant Operative

Job Description

Our People Are Our Greatest Resource
Mobile Plant Operative – Bargeddie
Salary – Competitive

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.

The technologies we use at our ‘next generation’ Materials Recycling Facilities are so sophisticated we are able to recycle over 95% of the materials that go through the plants.  Due to our continued success and growth, we are now looking for a Mobile Plant Operative to join the team at Bargeddie on a four on, four off shift pattern of 38.5 hours a week.

The role

As our Mobile Plant Operative, you will safely sort and separate waste types into various streams, operate static and mobile plant and generally assist in the operations of the site, as directed by the Production Manager and Production Supervisor using best possible practices.

You will ensure that the maintenance of the site’s mobile and fixed plant is carried out in accordance with the manufacturer and company instructions, and that any defects are reported by the approved system. 

Our ideal Mobile Plant Operative will have:

  • Experience of operating in a production or recycling environment.
  • CITB qualification.
  • Forklift Truck, 360 Grab Operator and Front-End Loader licences.
  • The ability to recognise different types of waste streams.
  • The ability to carry out instructions and requests from management with accuracy and efficiency.
  • Previous experience of using mobile plant.
  • Good self-discipline and timekeeping.

In return for your hard work, we can offer a competitive salary and shift allowance, plus a range of benefits including pension scheme, retail and gym membership discounts, free eye tests and prescription safety eyewear where required.

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