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Machine Operator

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for Machine Operators, for a recycling facility in Preston who are building a new team.

You MUST have an FLT Licence (current or expired) but experience is needed!

Hours: 08:00 - 16:30 (Training hours) & then a shift pattern will be introduced: 6am - 2pm / 2pm - 10pm (Monday - Friday)

Pay rate: £9.61 per hour

Immediate starts available!

Duties include:

" Operate appropriate machinery, plant and forklift trucks, as required, to always maintain the safe and efficient operation of the site.
" Ensuring production targets are met by optimising throughput whilst working as a team with other operators and site staff.
" Ensuring that plant and machinery is maintained to required standards, including daily & weekly checks, re-fuelling, lubrication and greasing, and that defects and breakdowns are promptly recorded and reported.
" Maintain a safe working environment throughout your activities, including keeping working area tidy and access to walkways and emergency exits clear.
" Checking of incoming loads, ensuring compliance with site licence, and permitted waste types.
" Immediately report: any contamination or non-conforming wastes delivered to site; accidents, incidents, and near misses; environmental hazards; health & safety breaches to the appropriate Manager.
" Ensure appropriate safety equipment and PPE is always used.
" Undertake any training necessary to perform other tasks including operation of other plant and equipment and/or supervisory duties if required.
" Carry out any other duties as instructed to guarantee a smooth-running operation

The ideal candidate will be hard working, eager to learn & progress, be able to work as part of a team and have a strong work ethic.

If this sounds like you, please apply!


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