Shift Operative

West Bromwich, West Midlands
£Excellent Package Including Overtime
27 Nov 2016
25 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Shift Operative 
West Bromwich, West Midlands 
£Excellent Package Including Overtime 

Our client is a global leader in metal recycling employing 4500 staff across 170 locations around the world. Their recycling process begins with the collection of scrap metal from businesses, manufacturers, construction sites, government bodies and the general public. They have now extended their relationship with a high profile automotive manufacturer and are now looking to recruit candidates to work at the customer site in Castle Bromwich. 

Press Shop Operative 

Working a shift pattern of both days and nights, you will oversee the conveyor operation that extracts steel/aluminuim from four Press lines. Shift Operatives ensure the conveyor systems are working efficiently, whilst accurately monitoring trailers and prioritising waste removal with our Drivers. It’s important to maintain a close working relationship with internal staff and drivers in order to organise effectively and allocate workload. Good communication skills are pivotal to the success of the role. 

Operatives will also be responsible for maintaining conveyor systems and surrounding work areas, communicating any signficant maintenance issues to the Engineering team. Completion of appropriate paperwork and legislative documentation will also be required. 

The Person: 

Previous experience in a similar manufacturing or operations environment is important and a HGV License (Cat C) would be advantageous, although not essential. 

It is vital all Operatives are safety conscious and have a good appreciation/awareness of the unique working environment. Applicants should be organised, motivated individuals who can work to deadlines and adapt according to business priorities on their particular shift. 

Exceptional communication skills are essential to work effectively with team members and customers. 

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