Position: Weighbridge Operator
Salary: £8.91 per hour
Location: Gravesend, Kent
Hours: Mon to Fri 07:00 to 17:00 & Sat 07:00 to 12:30
Prism 7 Resourcing are seeking an experienced and experienced Weighbridge Operator for our client based in Gravesend.
As a Weighbridge Operator you are the first person our clients’ customers and clients meet when coming into their depot, and the last person they see on the way out.
As a Weighbridge Operator, you will develop a solid foundation of knowledge and expertise of the company and the industry.
We are looking for someone who wants to be part of a team and gain knowledge of the industry.
Hours of work will be Monday to Friday 07:00 – 17:00 and Saturdays 07:30 – 12:30. There is also a requirement that the weighbridge operator will need to stay past their times in the need arises.
- Managing all vehicles entering and exiting the depot, weighing their load and recording data accurately.
- Recording and calculating inputs and outputs, producing weighbridge tickets.
- Carrying out the necessary admin work to complete the process.
- Liaising with customers, acting as first point of contact for a customer to resolve any issues/problems.
- Ensuring all visitors to the depot sign in and out.
- Liaise with other depot team members keeping a steady flow of traffic moving.
- Operating the hands free radio.
- Developing knowledge of materials, metal grades and the recycling industry.
- Keeping the weighbridge office clean and tidy
- Answering the telephones in a prompt and professional manner
- Managing the non ferrous metals that come in to the depot
- Driving the forklift when necessary
- Good communication skills
- Reliable, hardworking and have a can do attitude
Experience, Attributes & Skills Required:
- Experience within Weighbridge?
- Do you have outstanding attention to accuracy and detail?
- Can you communicate effectively with various customers, clients and staff?
- Are you able to prioritise workloads and work to deadlines?
- Can you be flexible to meet changing priorities, and remain calm under pressure?
- Can you work safely and effectively in a large industrial environment?
- Are you able travel to and from the depot without difficulty?
- Can you work Saturday mornings?
- Are you happy to stay late when necessary?
Prism 7 Resourcing are an equal opportunity employer.
Please note that due to the high number of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.