Plant Operative

  • Job Reference: 00015700-1
  • Date Posted: 18 January 2022
  • Employer: FCC Environment
  • Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Health, Safety, Environment & Quality
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Plant Operator
Abingdon, Oxfordshire

About Us

We are FCC Environment, one of the nation’s leading waste and resource management companies. Committed to sustainability, we strive to minimise the amount of waste that ends up in landfill by transforming it into valuable resources wherever possible.

We own and operate more than 200 recycling, treatment and disposal facilities and employ nearly 2,400 people across the UK.

We’re currently looking for a Plant Operator to join our team at our site in Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon.

The Benefits

- Competitive salary
- 21 days’ holiday per annum
- Company sick pay
- Pension scheme and life insurance
- Flexible benefits including high street savings, cycle to work scheme and Gymflex membership
- Access to an Employee Assistance Programme and the Best Doctors Service
- Peer to peer recognition scheme
- Training and development opportunities

The Role

As a Plant Operator, you will operate mobile plant in a safe and efficient manner to support deliveries and placement of waste from customers at our site in Sutton Courtenay.

Working in a timely fashion you will:

- Maximise void usage
- Ensure that plant and equipment are maintained to a high standard
- Be courteous to customers at all times
- Assist and support customers

About You

To be considered as a Plant Operator, you will need:

- The ability to work under pressure and multitask
- A flexible approach
- The ability to work on your own initiative
- Good people skills
- A performance-driven attitude with the ability to deliver added value and assist in the improvement of operational performance
- The ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing circumstances

A qualification in the operation of heavy plant would be an advantage, such as bulldozers, tracked loading shovels, excavators, compactors, articulated dumpers and/or tractors. Some understanding of landfill operations would also be an advantage.

Other organisations may call this role Mobile Plant Operator, Waste Processing Operative, 360 Plant Operative, Mobile Plant Operative, or 360 Plant Operator.

Webrecruit and FCC Environment are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

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