Weighbridge Operator

We are recruiting for a full-time weighbridge operator to start immediately at our Materials Recovery Facility in Southampton, Hampshire. This is an integral role that plays a very real part in ensuring the smooth operation of a busy facility, welcoming internal and external HGVs to load and offload.

As a weighbridge operator, you will report directly to the operations manager and be responsible for assessing and booking all vehicle movements over a weighbridge. The ideal candidate will be computer literate with a strong understanding of MS Excel, and be able to follow and maintain a number of internal and external systems of work and processes.

Working hours are Monday to Friday, 6.30am to 5.30pm and Saturday 6.30am to 12.30pm, with an hour lunch break.

Your duties and responsibilies include:

  • First point of contact for site visitors
  • Act as a site liaison between site and internal staff and external customers
  • Assess vehicle loads and documentation
  • Input vehicle and load data into business software
  • Direct traffic flow and liaise with site staff to maintain a smooth operation
  • On-going development and improvement of systems and processes to maintain a smooth operation

Key skills, experience and/or qualifications required:

  • Office administration experience
  • Experience within the construction environment
  • Proficient in the use of I.T

Desirable skills, experience and/or qualifications required:

  • Experience in the waste management industry

In return, you will get:

  • Salary: £5.90 – £7.83 per hour dependant on age (National Minimum Wage)
  • Holiday entitlement 20 days + 8 bank holidays per year
  • Access to TJ’s Employee Perks discount platform
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • Free tea/coffee
  • Company branded work wear
  • Referral bonus for suggesting staff & promote first from within policy

 

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