Weighbridge Operative

Aldershot
Hampshire
Recycling and Resource
Permanent
£21000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
29-12-2021 07:56 PM
27-02-2022
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Weighbridge Operative
Waste Management and Recycling
Aldershot
£21,000 pa + Package

Introduction

Our client is a reputable independent family-owned business within the waste management industry, and are currently looking for a Weighbridge Operative to join their established team at their Waste Transfer Station in Aldershot. As a Weighbridge Operative, you will be responsible for providing daily assistance with regards to the sites weighbridge function managing all arrivals on-site and managing the required data associated with traffic management.

Roles & Responsibilities

As the Weighbridge Operative, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring the safe, compliant, and efficient operations of the on-site weighbridge function, weighing vehicles in and providing direction to these vehicles to ensure effective site traffic flow around the site.
  • Acting as the first point of contact for all on-site visitors, managing the sign in process and controlling the access to the site.
  • Ensuring the waste streams entering the site are compliant with site permits and waste acceptance allowances.
  • Update on-site administration and filing systems regularly with weighbridge data, reporting back to senior management where needed.
  • Supporting with the local contract operations as needed.
  • Other duties to the support the site and other surrounding sites where necessary.

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Administration / Operative experience working in a busy site environment
  • Experience working on a variety of MS office applications
  • Experience working in a high-pressure environment working with external and internal teams
  • Good understanding of waste collection methods or a willingness to learn.
  • Understanding of Weighbridge operations

Salary & Package

  • Basic Salary of around £21,000 + package
  • Full training and support on-site



How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to gnixon@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 02392 222 964 and ask to speak to Gemma Nixon who can tell you more.

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