Weighbridge Operator

£21500 - £25000 per annum
03 Feb 2017
21 Feb 2017
Beth Vick
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you experienced in site operations or administration and are 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 Weighbridge Operator to join our team in Taunton. Working 47 hours per week - Monday to Friday, plus Saturday mornings

Weighbridge Operator key responsibilities:
  • Ensuring compliance with all Company procedures and policies.
  • Ensuring all waste inputs and outputs are weighed correctly and the correct tickets produced.
  • Operating the computer weighing system to ensure the correct charges are made to customers.
  • Ensuring waste being received is acceptable as per the site waste management licence, reporting exceptions via the approved procedure.
  • Being able to communicate with customers and drivers in a polite, firm and fair manner.
  • Assisting customers with queries in a timely and professional manner.
  • Compiling any reports required in a timely and professional manner.
  • Carrying out any other duties as required to ensure operational efficiency.
  • Ability to work unsupervised at times.
The ideal Weighbridge Operator:
  • Knowledge of computer software applications.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good understanding of MS office packages to include word and excel.
  • Good customer focused skills. 
  • Admin skills including creating reports.
  • Working within low levels of supervision.
  • Weighbridge/ Admin operations.
  • Computer qualifications.
  • English & Maths to GCSE level or equivalent.
In return for the Weighbridge Operator position, we can offer a salary of £21,500 - £25,000 per annum working for a Company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

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

Closing Date: 20th February 2017

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.