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Waste Operative

Job Title: Waste Operative
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 25045745002
Job Published: November 29, 2018 09:53

Job Description

Waste Operative
Ref: 25045745002

Plant Operative wheeled loading shovel

About Amey
Fundamental to living our core values is having great people in our business. That's why we believe that Amey is only as great as the people we employ. We place great value on our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we aim to offer a competitive benefits package to all of our employees. Working for Amey you will receive a competitive salary and will be able to join our contributory pension scheme. In addition you will be entitled to Company sponsored life assurance and a generous holiday entitlement. You will also be invited to join Amey Choices which offers a range of flexible benefit options and offers additional benefits available throughout the year. Amey is an equal opportunities employer.

What is the purpose of this role?
to operator a loading shovel in the reception shed
to operator a shredder
deal with RCVs and ROROs tipping
What will this role involve?
Operating a loading shovel loading a shredder with green waste.
Loading lorries.
Vehicle checks.
Vehicle maintenance.
What are we looking for?
Vocational plant operating certificate Basic mechanical/electrical maintenance skill
Operate and control items of large mobile machinery appropriately and efficiently
Understand and diagnose common plant failure issues Operated similar mobile machinery Thorough Diligent Attention to detail
Able to understand operation of sophisticated equipment, read and understand operating manual
What makes this role unique?
You will be responsible for checking that the mobile plant you drive is safe and legal, and reporting any faults or problems immediately to avoid accidents or breaches of the law.