Operations and Maintenance Assistant

Recruiter
Shorterm Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£23k - £26500 pa
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About the role;
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Operations and Maintenance Assistant to join the friendly team based at our site in Birmingham. The clients O&MA's are required to assist in the day to day operation of the Energy Recovery Facility, Clinical Transfer Station and Hazardous Waste Incinerator operations.

Your principle responsibilities will be to:
Assist with the safe and efficient operation of the ERF and Clinical plant and upgrade to Plant Operator or Clinical Operative duties, as required.
Operation of the refuse & ash cranes and also Wheeled Bucket Loader
Carry out acceptance checks of waste upon its arrival at the plant, accurate checking and completion of paperwork and ensuring correct disposal routes for waste.
Operation of FLT's (to include vehicles with attachments).
Carry out assessments on bin contents and transfer of waste, from pallet to bin. This is to maintain a suitable and efficient waste throughput.
Maintain a high level of cleanliness in the working areas.
Assist with maintenance activities as required.
Work a variety of work patterns including full shift cover and weekend working, based on 20 weeks on days and 20 weeks on shift
Any other duties as instructed by the Clinical Operations Team Leader, Clinical Lead Hand and/or Shift Team Leader.

About your Knowledge, Skills & Qualifications;
Recognised craft training and qualifications in an appropriate engineering discipline would be advantageous, but technical aptitude is essential.
Problem solving skills, and the ability to work well as part of a team.
Full clean UK driving license.
Current fork lift truck and counter balance driving qualification or equivalent desirable.
Knowledge of current H&S Legislation, experience of waste incineration or clinical waste is desirable.
Practical approach to engineering problems.
PC literate,