Forklift Operator

£18615 per annum
13 Sep 2016
27 Sep 2016
Beth Vick
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced forklift driver or operator looking to take on a new challenge? If so Viridor are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

Viridor is one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy.

This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK’s green economy and are one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies.  We use smart people and smart technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world’s resources new life.

Due to continuing business success and growth we now have a fantastic opportunity available for a Forklift Operator to join our team in Newhouse, Scotland.

Forklift Operator responsibilities:
  • Ensuring compliance with all Company EMS work practices as directed.
  • Operating mobile plant and equipment safely and competently.
  • Ensuring operators’ maintenance of site plant is carried out in accordance with manufacturers’ and company instructions and that any defects are reported by the approved system.
  • To sort and separate waste types to ensure plant performance is at its highest.
  • Operate mobile plant with correct licences.
The ideal Forklift Operator:

In order to be successful for this role, you will need to possess an Internal assessment / CITB qualification Forklift Truck Licence You will also need:
  • Ability to operate vehicles and machinery in a safe manner.
  • Previous experience of using moving plant.
  • Basic level of numeracy and literacy.
  • Ability to carry out instructions and requests from management with accuracy and effectiveness.
In return for this Forklift Operator position, we can offer a basic salary of £18,615 per annum and an attractive benefits package, working within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a Company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

If you are looking for your next challenge as a Forklift Operator then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY!

Closing Date – 26th September 2016

No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.