Operator

Recruiter
On Line People Limited
Location
Colchester
Salary
£22500 - £25000/annum
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
On Line People Limited are currently looking for an Operator to work for one of our major clients based in Colchester (with site visits as required). This is a permanent/staff position.
Salary
£22,500 to £25,000 p/a, 25 days holiday + bank holidays, matched pension scheme, life assurance and Medicash. Plus call out/on call fees.

Job Description & Key Responsibilities
The purpose of this role is to support the day to day smooth and efficient running of the Gas to Grid Anaerobic digestion plant, completing a 5 day working week including working every other weekend. During that weekend working you will be required to be on call.

• Work on in line with legislation, planning permissions, permits H&S and manuals and documents;
• Occasional point of contact for site queries when on call;
• Fill out site documents when necessary:
o completing daily checks and log book, visitors sign ins;
o reporting all exceptional circumstances; including breakdowns, damages, performance and incidents when on shift;
• Maintain site security and access, including visitor inductions;
• Monitor plant control system (SCADA);
• Monitor feedstock quality and digestate volumes;
• Be available for training
• Basic maintenance of equipment and plant, reporting breakdowns to maintenance team;
• Basic feedstock sampling and testing;
• Report spares usage and consumables;
• Fill the hopper in line with feed ration;
• Operate and maintain weighbridge on site;
• Other duties as required.

Skills
• Possess IT skills (Microsoft Office etc.)
• Have a good understanding of all health and safety regulations
• Be organised and an excellent communicator
• Experience of operating either agricultural or plant machinery
• Hold a valid mobile plant licence – specifically telehandler.
• Experience working in agriculture would be beneficial