Weighbridge Yard Operative

Location: Swindon
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: Upto £9.70
Consultant's Branch: Swindon
Reference: SWIAGWYO
Contact Name: Amber Gee
Expiry Date: 2021-10-14



gap personnel are currently recruiting for a Weighbridge Yard Operative for a waste recycling company based in Swindon.  


As a Non-Ferrous Site Operative, you will develop a solid foundation of knowledge and expertise of what it takes to be at the forefront of recycling and sustainability, and you will be supported with training along the way.


The successful candidate will take responsibility for:

  • Assisting customers and clients arriving at the depot with non-ferrous metals
  • Weighing incoming materials to ensure quality is maintained
  • Safely operating and willing to learn the various items of plant onsite
  • Developing knowledge of materials, grading and the recycling industry.
  • Conducting regular checks on machinery and work areas, reporting and problems
  • Monitoring all visiting suppliers, including PPE compliant
  • Assisting depot management as required


About you:

  • Must be comfortable working outside
  • Engaging, clear communication and able to converse with multiple departments
  • Be able to pass a DBS clearance before commencing employment
  • A can do attitude
  • Work safely and effectively in a large industrial environment
  • Must be comfortable with manual work
  • Computer skills
  • Experience within a similar role would be beneficial


Working hours and pay rate are:

  • Monday-Friday 07:00 – 17:00
  • Saturday when required 08:00 – 12:00
  • £9.50 - £9.70 depending on experience


To apply for this WEIGHBRIDGE YARD OPERATIVE position, please either submit your CV via the ‘apply now’ button or get in touch with gap personnel in Swindon on swindon@gap-personnel.com 


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