Weighbridge Operative

£15501 per annum
17 Nov 2016
15 Dec 2016
Beth Vick
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking to take on a new challenge? If so Viridor are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

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 are one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies.  We use smart people and smart technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world’s resources new life.

Due to continuing business success and growth we now have a fantastic opportunity available for a Weighbridge Operative to join our team in Erin. Working 30 hours per week, Monday to Friday, Alternate Saturdays.

Weighbridge Operative key responsibilities:
  • Assisting in the monitoring of incoming waste to determine waste types and quantities to ensure conformity to site permit.
  • Ensuring all site vehicle movements are weighed and correctly coded to produce statistical information for use in internal reports.
  • Advising and assisting site users and visitors, to best achieve their requirements, to inform of other sites and services, to maximise recycling initiatives, to provide safe and efficient site use and portray the best corporate image.
  • Liaising and requesting goods and services, to ensure smooth, efficient and timely operation of the weigh bridge and to ensure conformity to the site licence.
  • Dealing with traffic movement.
The ideal Weighbridge Operative:
  • High standard of PC literacy, including knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and SAP
  • Duty of care regulations.
  • Previous waste industry experience.
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels, both written and verbal.
  • Highly organised, with the ability to work to set deadlines.
In return for your hard work, you can expect to receive a salary of £15,501 per annum plus a range of benefits.

If you are looking for your next challenge as a Weighbridge Operative then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY!

Closing Date – 5th December 2016

No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.