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Minerals Plant Supervisor

Full Time

Levenseat

Minerals Plant Supervisor Forth

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Do you have experience as a supervisor in a waste and recycling environment?

Here at Levenseat, we are looking for an experienced Minerals Wash Plant Supervisor, who can supervise staff and in the day-to-day operation of the minerals wash plant under the direction of the Minerals Manager.

In this “hands-on” role, the successful candidate will have a flexible, proactive, and versatile approach to work with a “no compromise” attitude to health and safety.

You will have previous experience in assisting in the management of people.

In addition, the successful Minerals Plant Supervisor will have experience of production operations with some knowledge of waste processing; however, training and development will be given to candidates who can demonstrate the necessary skills and aptitude to take on this challenging role.

Key responsibilities of the Minerals Plant Supervisor: 

  • Ensure the wash plant operations are managed in line with Levenseat standards and Health & Safety legislation
  • Ensure all plant maintenance, cleaning, and inspections are carried out and recorded as per company and manufactures instructions and procedures. Any defect affecting the safe working order of a machine to be reported immediately
  • Ensure compliance with all company work practices as directed
  • Ensure the housekeeping around the site and building in accordance with the minerals manager’s instruction, keeping the workplace tidy and free from debris
  • Take responsibility for co-workers and own H&S; report all incidents and near-misses
  • Supervise the team on a daily basis, including staff planning, motivation, and discipline and identify basic training requirements for staff, proposing training plans to Sorting Line Manager
  • Data collection and recording of information such as vehicle movement, material trials, and waste analysis
  • Undertake quality control inspections of incoming/outgoing materials, taking basic decisions regarding the operation of the sorting line, but report any major issues to the Sorting Line Manager
  • Communicate any operative/process issues to the Sorting Line Manager
  • Ensure that all staff wear correct Personal Protective Equipment, as provided by the company
  • Training will be given on specialised plant

This Minerals Plant Supervisor role would suit candidates with skills or experience in any of the following areas: Supervisor, Recycling, Recycling Plant, Health & Safety, Plant Maintenance, Training, Data Collection, Risk Management, NVQ, NPORS, MPQC, CSCS.

Benefits

We offer a comprehensive range of benefits including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Health cash back plan
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Death-in-Service cover
  • Opportunities for development across the company

Additional Information

Weekend shift may be required, average working week 45 hours.

Stand-alone dayshift:

  • 07:00 am – 17:00 pm Monday – Friday 
  • Possible future requirements – 12-hour shifts (6am-6pm)

This Minerals Plant Supervisor role requires working on bank holidays (except Christmas Day and 1st January). Plus, optional overtime as required by the company.

Essential Skills

  • An awareness of health and safety in the workplace
  • Experience as a supervisor and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Manual dexterity and physically fit
  • The ability to operate machinery in a safe manner
  • Experience working in a factory / process environment
  • Full driving licence

Desired Skills

  • Knowledge of the waste/recycling industry
  • The ability to identify different types of waste
  • Experience in a regulated environment
  • Previous experience operating mobile plant
  • Experience in risk management
  • Accreditation with any of the following:
      • NVQ
      • NPORS
      • MPQC
      • CSCS

About Company

Levenseat Limited is a privately owned Recycling & Resource Management company based in Central Scotland. Over the last 30 years, Levenseat has established a reputation for reliability, accessibility, and innovation.

As a leading regional operator, we are committed to developing new solutions to recover the best resources and provide customers with environmental and economic solutions.

Based at Levenseat, near Forth in Lanarkshire, with our new recovery facility and Power Plant together with the wider established facility, we are delivering to the market Scotland’s largest integrated facility providing treatment and recovery for a wide range of waste materials.

In a fast-evolving sector it is an exciting time to be involved in this industry. With a strong work ethos and collaborative environment, we are looking for proactive and focused people to join an expanding team.

Essential Requirements

  • An awareness of health and safety in the workplace
  • Experience as a supervisor and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Manual dexterity and physically fit
  • The ability to operate machinery in a safe manner
  • Experience working in a factory / process environment
  • Full driving licence

COVID-19 Minerals Plant Supervisor Forth

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