COVID-19

Weighbridge Operator

Full Time

Levenseat

Weighbridge Operator Falkirk

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Do you work well as part of a team and thrive under pressure?

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Weighbridge Operator to join our team in Falkirk.

The main role of the Weighbridge Operator is to oversee site access and to operate the weighbridge and associated systems, to ensure waste receipt is recorded, and that waste transfer, acceptance, and disposal is compliant with statutory and company procedure.

Main duties will include:

  • Monitoring incoming waste to determine waste types and quantities to ensure conformity to site permit
  • Receiving vehicles to site, checking correct paperwork, selecting correct details from ISYS system for completion of weighbridge ticket, then directing vehicles to correct area on site
  • Completing weighbridge inspections, identifying any defects, and filling out appropriate paperwork
  • Reporting any weighbridge defects to management and maintenance team
  • Directing waste / consumable / residue carriers to follow the designated route to the tipping hall and designated route to exit of site
  • Controlling the number of vehicle movements into site and liaising with customers and peers with regards to traffic management
  • Monitoring compliance of site rules by customers’ drivers and reporting any vehicle contravening site rules or breaking speed limits
  • Understanding and managing risks and hazards associated with weighbridge
  • Complying with on-site health and safety and compliance procedures

We welcome applications for this Weighbridge Operator role from candidates with skills or experience in any of the following areas: Weighbridge, Weighbridge Operator, Weighbridge Jobs, Admin, Customer Service, IT Skills.

Benefits

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

Info

Shift work will be required with a likely shift pattern being:
Rotating shift pattern (4 on, 4 off) 6.30am – 6.30pm with an average working week of 42.5 hours.
This role requires working on bank holidays (Except Christmas Day and 1st January).
Plus Optional Overtime for Holiday Cover
Annual Holidays: 29 Days

Essential Skills

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following knowledge, skills, and experience:

  • Ability to work in a team
  •  IT skills – Microsoft office products (Word, Excel, email)
  •  Customer service skills
  •  Ability to work under pressure
  •  Ability to work on own initiative
  •  Administration and/or weighbridge experience desirable

Desired Skills

Knowledge of ISYS weighbridge software would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be given as part of the Weighbridge Operator role.

About Company

Levenseat is a leading resource management company providing recycling, energy recovery, and waste management services to both Local Authority and commercial customers.

Set to manage 750,000 tonnes of recyclates and resources per year, we are committed to developing new solutions to recover the best resources and provide customers with environmental and economic solutions. Levenseat has achieved tremendous growth in the last couple of years and we are very proud of the company we have grown into.

We are an industry leader in the field of resource management, and we are very clear on the role we expect to play in continuing to lead the way. We also play a key role in educating communities, businesses, and councils on the value of resource and the part they can play to reduce waste and embrace the principles of a circular economy.

There is a shift in attitudes towards waste and recycling and there has never been a more exciting time to be part of the industry. With a strong work ethos and collaborative environment, we are looking for proactive and focused people to join an expanding team.

Essential Requirements

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following knowledge, skills, and experience:

  • Ability to work in a team
  •  IT skills – Microsoft office products (Word, Excel, email)
  •  Customer service skills
  •  Ability to work under pressure
  •  Ability to work on own initiative
  •  Administration and/or weighbridge experience desirable

COVID-19 Weighbridge Operator Falkirk

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