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Weighbridge Operator

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Location: Roslin, Midlothian Contract Type: Temporary
Salary: £8 per hour Industry: Logistics
Posted: 19 days ago Contact: Ross McEwan
Apply by: 7/07/2017 Contact Email: glasgow@meridianbs.co.uk

Meridian Business Support are currently recruiting for experienced Weighbridge Operator for a long term assignment based in Roslin area (Midlothian).

Key Responsibilities

  • To assist management to control and co-ordinate a safe and efficient operation of site in accordance with management instructions and health and safety legislation.
  • To be aware of relevant details of the waste management permit, integrated management system, risk assessments, COSHH assessments, emergency procedures and other relevant health, safety and environmental documents as directed by site management.
  • Operate a computerised and/or manual weighbridge system.
  • Issue site users visitor rules and other instructions/information as require and record issue of site rules.
  • Maintain reliable, adequate and accurate records including a visitor book.
  • To be courteous to customers at all times giving guidance such to site users eg, PPE rules, directing vehicles.
  • To assist customers and sub-contractors where ever safe, practical and necessary.

Qualifications and Experience (preferred)

  • Proven written and oral communication skills.
  • IT literate and good numerical skills.

Personal Qualities

  • Need to be flexible, embrace change and be adaptable to show that they can deal with any new operational problems as they arise and operate as part of a team.
  • An honest, reliable, responsible and hard working person who can use their initiative to maintain operations.
  • Comfortable dealing with customers and other staff members as well as external contacts.
  • Ability to re-evaluate priorities, responding quickly and positively to change.
  • Ability to work both alone and as well as a team.

Training on above will be provided but suitable candidate must have some level of understanding of this type of job.

We are looking for trustworthy individual able to work independently and experienced in working with documents.

Work in poor weather condition will be required.

Working hours: 7am-5pm, Monday to Friday. 50 hours per week.

Pay rate: £8.00ph

Safety shoes and hi-viz vest is required.

Due to location and early start time own transport is an advantage.

This is long term position for at least 1.5 year time.

If interested please forward your up to date CV to: peter.narozny@meridianbs.co.uk

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Business.