Loading Shovel Driver/Operator

  • Full Time
  • Colchester
  • £11.58 - £17.37 per hour, Benefits: "Overtime available" GBP / Hour
  • Salary: ££11.58 - £17.37 per hour, Benefits: "Overtime available"

Website LKA Recruitment

Our Client is a leading local business specialising in a wide range of waste management and recycling services. Modern waste management covers a number of disciplines, each of which requires its own particular expertise, specialist equipment, industry accreditations and licensing requirements

They are looking for a Loading Shovel Driver/Operator

– The machines are Volvo L70H, Cat 926 or Cat 930 and are all replaced every 2 years

– Duties include:
– loading tippers with soil or hardcore
– loading bulkers & Roll on bins with Wood chip, waste & other materials
– emptying and maintaining stock levels within the factories
– loading a shredder with skip waste
– clean & maintain the machine

Candidate Attributes of the Loading Shovel Driver/ Operator:

• Must have Loading Shovel licence
• Experience in a similar role would be an advantage but not essential as training will be given
• Ability to influence and gain commitment at all levels
• Able to work within a small team
• Able to work unsupervised
• Flexibility, confidence and use of initiative are essential, as the role requires quick thinking and the ability to change plans at short notice, enabling the department to offer an efficient and effective service
• Good attention to detail
• To be able to take charge and show authority

To apply for this role you will need

• CPCS Card

The Pay rates are:
– Standard rate £11.58 per hour
– Overtime rate £17.37 per hour
– Weekly bonus of £30

Standard hours are Monday – Friday 07:30 – 17:30, over time is available every day before and after the main shift & Saturday mornings.
2x 30min breaks per day.

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