Woodyard Operator

Iggesund Paperboard (Workington) Ltd
Workington, Cumbria
£29,080 per annum Plus Benefits
05 Apr 2018
02 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Woodyard Operator 
Workington, Cumbria 
£29,080 per annum Plus Attractive Contributory Pension Plan, Life Assurance and Shift Rota Incorporating Regular Holidays/Rest Periods  
Iggesund Paperboard is a Swedish company and a member of the Holmen Group. We are the proud producer of Invercote and Incada, which is a high quality virgin fibre paperboard, used in the packaging and graphics sectors. We are listed in the top one hundred of the world´s most sustainable companies. A great opportunity has arisen for a Woodyard Operator to join our team. 
If you have experience in a woodyard or a heavy construction environment, this is a fantastic opportunity to take your next step into a large, dedicated woodyard with a company that truly cares about the environment and strives to make a difference. 
You will receive some great rewards including a fantastic pension where your contributions will be doubled by the company (maximum company contribution applies) and life assurance to ensure your loved ones are looked after. 
As a Woodyard Operator, you will join the team supplying biomass fuel to keep our manufacturing plant operational and fibre to our pulpmill. 
Carrying out fuel and fibre operational activities, you will work in an efficient and safe manner and support the Woodyard Team Leader. 
Specifically, you will: 
- Offload Roundwood 
- Maintain A frame and chip piles through chipping 
- Assist with stock storage and stock rotation 
- Provide Roundwood to the loading decks 
- Operate stand-by equipment and the control room as required 
- Assist engineering staff during planned and unplanned shutdowns 
- Maintain the woodyard area in a safe and tidy condition 
The ideal candidate would hold a 360 wheeled excavator licence or similar. However, applicants that possess current heavy plant licences such as CITB or CSPS, will also be welcomed. 
Experience of following risk assessments, safe working practises, isolations, permit to work systems and pre-use vehicle checks would be advantageous. 
If you want a challenging role where your contribution counts, apply today via the button shown. 
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