Mobile Plant Operator

Recycling and Resource
Up to £26000 per annum + Plus additional benefits
08-06-2022 11:55 AM

Mobile Plant Operator


Salary up to £26,000 plus benefits

7am - 5pm Monday to Friday


We are currently working with one of the UK's leading suppliers of merchant materials, aggregates, and waste management services, who are looking for a Mobile Plant Operator to join their busy depot.

Roles & Responsibilities

As the Mobile Plant Operator, you will be responsible for:

  • Operating and maintaining a loading shovel in a safe and correct manner
  • Working with the wider team ensuring materials and stockpiles are transported around the site
  • Assisting in the maintenance of a mobile and static plant
  • Operating of Weighbridge when required
  • Filling out defect sheets on mobile plant daily and reporting them to the Site Manager

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Ability to learn and adhere to all policies and procedures relating to Health, Safety, Welfare, Quarry Regulations, Environmental and Qualify Control
  • Ideally have a mechanical knowledge and experience in using mobile plant, however full training can be given

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Up to £26,000 basic salary
  • Pension contribution
  • Full training
  • Personal development package
  • Bonus at entry level
  • Long service awards
  • Growing holiday allowance, starting at 22 days

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 209 and ask to speak to Gemma Harfield who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!