Weighbridge Operator

  • Job Reference: 00000594-1
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Grapevine
  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Salary: £9.85 Per Hour
  • Sector: Administration, Transport & Logistics, Waste Management
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Rob Wells
  • Email: rob@grapevinerecruitment.com

Job Description

Our client in Colchester is looking for someone to join their team, working at their waste transfer station.

This position is excellent for an individual looking to enter the waste and recycling world. If you are a team player who is looking to kick-start your career, we want to hear from you!

What will you be doing?

  • Operating the weighbridge and accurately recording the weight and other specified details of vehicles both entering and leaving the site

  • Collating detailed and summarised records. Inputting information onto the computer and extracting statistics on a weekly/monthly basis for the Shift Supervisor

  • Issuing instructions to drivers / contractors of vehicles entering and leaving the site as required and to ensure Health and Safety and operational procedures are adhered to

  • Responding to telephone and visitor's enquiries

  • Undertaking all tasks in accordance with the Company's Quality and Environment Management System and Health and Safety Regulations.


What are we looking for?

  • Previous experience operating a weighbridge would be advantageous

  • Basic level of computer literacy is required

  • Good communication skills both written and verbally