Loading Shovel Operator

Recruiter
Multitask Personnel Ltd
Location
Basildon, Essex
Salary
£24500/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a Loading Shovel Operator. You will operate the shovel loader to move, relocate, stack, count and unload product.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Keeping the work place area clean and tidy.
• Working in accordance to the Company’s health and safety, environmental and other standards as they apply to the process.
• Movement of material.
• Carry out daily checks in accordance with company procedures and site working plan.
• Maintaining standard operating procedures as required.
• Inspects shovel loaders for defective parts and notifies supervisor of defects or malfunctions.
• Perform routine maintenance work such as cleaning and lubricating of shovel loaders.
• Maintain a clean, neat and orderly work area.
• Use radio frequency equipment as required.
QUALIFICATIONS
• Hold a current and valid shovel loader licence.
ADDITIONAL SKILLS
• A responsible and mature attitude to work.
• The ability to work quickly and safely especially during busy periods.
• The ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights.
• The ability to follow written instructions and keep records.
• An awareness of health & safety.
• Ability to work well within a team.
• Self-discipline/ability to work independently.
• Computer literate.
• Ability to prioritise work load.
PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES
• Good physical coordination to operate a shovel loader.
The duties and responsibilities highlighted are indicative and may vary over time. The post holder will be expected to undertake other duties and responsibilities relevant to the nature, level and extent of the post and the grade that has been established on this basis.

In return the company offer:
• a very competitive salary
• 33 days holiday including bank holidays
• Pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers
• PPE and workwear