Site Operative

County of Bristol
Recycling and Resource
Up to £27000.00 per annum
25-07-2022 01:59 PM

Site Operative
£22,699 + £4300 Shift Allowance c£27k

We are currently looking for a Site Operative to join one of the leading Waste Treatment and Carbon Capture specialists in the UK. Working at their Aggregate Facility in Avonmouth.

The Role
Working as a Site Operative, you will be responsible for:

  • Monitoring the manufacturing production line.
  • Driving mobile plant and carrying out housekeeping and minor maintenance.
  • Maintaining a high level of awareness within the Plant for Health, Safety, Welfare and Security matters and in this respect to lead by example and take a pro-active approach.
  • Undertaking training and learning new skills required for efficient operations, such as operating mobile plant, plant maintenance, first aid and confined space working

This role involves working a 3 rotating shift basis covering a Monday- Friday and including NIGHT shifts rota. Please only apply if suitable. Shifts are: 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am.

The Candidate
To be considered you should have experience in the below:

  • Demonstrate excellent reliability and responsibility
  • Previous experience operating in a fast-paced production environment such as Aggregates, Waste Management or FMCG
  • Tele-handler or Forklift Truck licence ideally

What's on Offer
Full package of c£27,000
Training for in-house tickets on FLT or Telehandler where appropriate.
28 days holiday
To Apply
To apply for this position, please forward your CV to Gemma Harfield at or call 02392 288 209.

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!