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Scale Operator

  • Location:

    Brentford, London

  • Sector:

    Freight & Logistics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £21060 - £25740 per annum + + OVT

  • Contact:

    Croydon Branch

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Job Description

Customer, service, manual handling, dirty environment - 45 hours + overtime
M-F 7-4.30 + Sat 7-11.30 - overtime paid over 45 hours
9-11 PH
Brentford - TW8
45 Hours per Week
Good Hourly Rate & Overtime Pay - 9-11PH+overtime.
Employee Benefits Package
One of the world's largest metal recycling companies with over 170 operational sites worldwide and 4500 staff. We have the capability to recycle anything from a toaster to an aircraft carrier and invest heavily in developing our own technologies in our quest to be the global leader in the provision of sustainable materials. We also invest in our people, and they are the driving force of our success.
Scale Operator
The applicant will need a basic computer skills as their main duties will be to operate the scale. This means that they will be working on a scale for much of the day purchasing metal form customers which can require a lot of manual handling. Due to this they will need to spend time learning the different metals and how we grade/purchase them on our system. Other duties would correspond with that of a GYO (FLT driving, cleaning metal, house keeping etc)
Applicants will have to undergo a DBS check due to the nature of the job.
Who are we looking for?
Enthusiastic Site Operative to join our busy depot team in Brentford.
If you have any type of experience in operating loading shovels, container holders, 360 excavators, fork lift trucks or any other similar plant, we want you to apply.
What you will be doing:
" Unloading, loading, processing and transporting various materials on site.
" Thoroughly grading and weighing incoming materials to ensure quality is maintained.
" Safely operating and be willing to learn the operation of various items of mobile plant on site.
" Conduct regular checks on machinery and work areas, reporting problems accordingly.
" Actively participating in our strong safety culture.
" Ensuring the company Health & Safety and environmental policies are strictly adhered to.
" Monitoring all visiting suppliers - including PPE compliance.
" Assisting depot management as required.
Have you got the skills?
" Can you operate safely and effectively in a large industrial environment?
" Are you adaptable to meet business priorities?
" Do you have good communication and customer service skills?
" Are you organised, safety conscious and motivated?
" Are you comfortable working outside?
" Can you work Saturdays mornings?
" Can you travel to and from the depot without difficulty?
" Are you willing to undergo and DBS and financial background check?


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