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Weighbridge Operator

Role Information:

Countrystyle Recycling is a dynamic, privately owned Waste Management and Recycling Company. We collect, handle, process, dispose and recycle almost all forms of waste. Our main facility, at Ridham in Sittingbourne, Kent provides specialist services for the recycling of plasterboard, wood, mixed dry recyclables and the manufacture of RDF (Refuse Derived Fuel).

Due to an internal move, we are seeking to recruit a highly professional and positive individual to administer our weighbridge operations at our Ridham site. We are looking for a highly motivated individual who works well under pressure with the drive and commitment to ensure quality and high standards are achieved, whilst still enforcing a compliant and safe environment for our staff and visitors. This is an important customer-facing operation and you will need to be able to work with members of the public and demonstrate experience in this type of role.

In this crucial role you will have the responsibility for directing traffic coming onto site, operating the weighbridge, recording all vehicles and data accurately, ensuring data is recorded according to internal and customer requirements.

You must have strong organisational and communication skills with the ability to work under pressure and use your own initiative in this very busy and challenging environment. You should be enthusiastic, confident, have high attention to detail and excellent customer service skills.

You will report directly to the Weighbridge Supervisor.

The successful candidate will have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, IT systems. Knowledge of AMCS system would be an advantage, however is not essential as full training will be given. Weighbridge and/or waste management experience is preferable but not essential

Hours:

45 hours per week, Monday to Friday on a shift rota basis.

The shifts will either be 6am-3pm, 8am-5pm or 9am-6pm.

You will also be required to work 1 in 3 Saturdays on a rota basis from 07.00am to 12.00pm.

Salary:

Circa £23,000 per annum, depending on experience.

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Location:

Ridham, nr Sittingbourne, Kent

Closing Date:

30th Sept

Reference:

CRL124

How to Apply:

1.

Please send your CV & Covering Letter or Application Form to HR@countrystylerecycling.co.uk.

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If no response is received within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. Countrystyle is an equal opportunities employer. Strictly no agencies. Previous applicants need not apply.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.