Plant Operator

  • Job Reference: SWR3983
  • Date Posted: 26 January 2024
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction, Production & Operatives, Agriculture
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Plant Operator – Spider is advertising on behalf of a well-established green waste open windrow compost site based near Colchester, Essex. They are currently recruiting a Plant Operator who has had previous experience with Recycling or Waste Management machinery, to join their team.

The key roles of the Plant Operator are to operate a 360 excavator to both turn windrows and screen compost in a trommel screener. The Plant Operator will also be required to load lorries with compost using a loading shovel.

Other responsibilities of the Plant Operator include:

  • Assist with the maintenance of machinery and site repairs
  • Always ensure a safe working environment

    The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

  • Experienced 360 excavator and loading shovel operator.
  • Good communication skills with a good level of verbal and written English.
  • Be practical and hands on.
  • Be competent and reliable.
  • Have a pro-active attitude.
  • Awareness of Health and Safety regulation and environmental compliances.
  • Be prepared to work overtime and weekends as necessary.
  • Excellent timekeeper.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a local reputable company. Salary is negotiable dependant on experience and own transport is essential due to rural location.

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Additional keywords: plant, operator, recycling, machinery, waste, excavator, 360

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