Composting Site Operative Job In Bicester

Composting Site Operative

  • £26000 per annum
  • Posted: 11/02/2019
  • Bicester
  • Job Ref: Site Operative
  • Permanent

Job Details

Pertemps are currently recruiting for a omposting Site Operative to join a well-established team at the In-Vessel Composting Site near Bicester, Oxfordshire.

You will be reporting to the Site Supervisor and Site Manager this role is a ‘hands-on’ role requiring the daily operation of composting technology, plant and machinery within the In-Vessel Composting (IVC) Site.
We are looking for a candidate that has an agricultural background, used to working outside, can drive Tractors.

Main Responsibilities of the Composting Site Operative are: 

  • Compliance with the Environment Permit (site license), ABPR, PAS 100, BMS and the Health, Safety and welfare of all people on site
  • Operating site machinery and equipment as required
  • Reduce plastics and litter on site to assist with future business
  • General Maintenance and mechanics of plant and equipment ensuring the site is presented in a clean & tidy manner at all times
  • Ensuring the plant operates efficiently and effectively, meeting all throughput requirements
  • Keeping required records in respect of all compliance, operations, maintenance and procedures

Core Skills for the Composting Site Operative: 
  • Knowledge of composting processes
  • An understanding of environmental protection
  • Knowledge of working safely
  • Worked within a Management System
  • Shredder/Screen experience
  • Operation of mobile elevating work platforms – including mobile boom and mobile vertical
  • Knowledge of working at a height and ladder safety
  • Computer literate
  • Mechanical aptitude
 The sucessful Candidate will meet the following criteria:
  • Loading Shovel certificate is desirable
The following would be an advantage but not essential:
  • 1st Aid certificate 
  • Fire safety training 
  • Abrasive wheels training 
  • Skidsteer loader training 
  • Telehandler certificate

Benefits for the Site Operative:

  • Salary: up to £26,000 per year, depending on Experience
  • Annual Bonus up to £1,000
  • 07.00 – 17.00 Mon – Friday Occasional Weekends and evenings during High Season 
  • 25 days holiday + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Company Benefits
  • Occupational health 

To apply for the Composting Site Operative role plase apply with your CV and any relevant certifications.