Block Plant Operative

Job details
Posting date: 20 September 2021
Salary: £9 to £9 per hour
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 20 October 2021
Location: Summercourt, Newquay
Company: TR2 Recruitment
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: TR2BP

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An opportunity has arisen to work for the South West’s leading supplier of bagged and loose aggregates, concrete blocks and ready-mix concrete at one of their sites.

Any previous yard experience, would be advantageous, however it’s not essential as full training will be provided.

The role is a full time position and my client are wanting someone to start ASAP. I have interview slots lined up immediately.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

Operation of concrete backing system. Including pre-shift checks
Safe operation of Mobile Plant including forklifts and ex works concrete mixer truck (full training provided)
Assembly and dismantling of moulds for concrete products
Safe use and handling of COSHH substances
Maintain good housekeeping procedure
Basic maintenance, greasing and cleaning
Work in a safe manner, promoting the company ambition of zero harm
Plant inspections
Site labouring
Any other reasonable duties as required
Knowledge and Experience Required

No experience of equipment is required as full training will be given.
Strong health and safety awareness and commitment to achieving zero harm.

Excellent time keeping and punctuality.
A willingness to learn.
An ability to integrate into an existing team.
An ability to assess tasks and implement safety provisions prior to commencement.
My client are looking for operatives to work a late shift from 1500 until 2300. The shift will need to be open to some flexibility and may vary from time to time. Because of the flexibility of the late shift, a bonus will be paid for any hours deemed to be unsociable – the bonus will be equivalent to 1.33 time, so effectively making the hourly rate £12.00 p/h for unsociable hours. It is also a requirement for all candidates to work every other Saturday.

Full training on equipment, mobile plant, and safety provisions will be given to the right candidate, but a willingness to learn every aspect of the role is essential.

TR2 Recruitment Ltd acts as an Employment Agency for permanent workers and an Employment Business for temporary workers.

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