Plant Operative, Market Stance, Balivanich

Favourite Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Ref no: CNS01170
Closes: Monday, 26th March 2018
Published: Thursday, 8th March 2018
Location: Market Stance, Balivanich, Isle of Benbecula
Salary: £19,746 - £21,058 per year
Hours: 37.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Category: Property / Land
Sub-category: Waste Management

Job Description

You will undertake all duties associated with the processing of waste at the Comhairle's waste processing facility at Marrket Stance, Uist, including:  operation of process control equipment; operation of static or mobile plant;  operation of mechanical and electrical systems on site including the inputting of data on to a computerised system;  operation of site weighbridge;  operation and maintenance of site civic amenity area;  various driving duties.


You must have experience of operating heavy plant, machinery or process equipment whilst CITB Certificates are desirable.  You must have the ability to work on your own initiative, be able to work in harmony with staff and customers, and have an adaptable approach to work.  It is essential that you have a clean, full driving licence.  An HGV licence is desirable.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.  Appointment to the post will be on the first point of grade with annual incremental progression.