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Shovel Loader

Location: Avonmouth

Reference: LS-SHOV-OC_1641902965

Package: £13.94 - £16.44 per hour


Resolve Recruitment are working alongside a well-established waste management company in Avonmouth. Due to their continuous growth, the company are looking for a Shovel Loader to start immediately.

The Role

  • Drive the loading shovel to load vehicles and fixed plant with aggregate and manage the aggregate stockpiles, whilst being responsible for housekeeping around the site.
  • Cleaning and minor maintenance of both the loading shovel and the aggregate screening plant.
  • To assist the Shift Supervisor / Team Leader to carry out daily, weekly and monthly tasks as detailed in the site manuals.
  • Manage and load incoming and outgoing aggregates
  • Feed, operate and maintain the aggregate screening plant and report any issues that may arise
  • Supporting the site in the maintenance of both mobile and fixed plant, through completing such tasks as daily checks and plant greasing requirements.
  • To help shift teams with production when required
  • This can be a physically demanding role

The Person

  • Competent with ITSSAR or equivalent qualifications in the operation of loading shovels.
  • Confident communicator, both written and verbal
  • Mechanically minded, practical with a good attitude to housekeeping and cleanliness
  • Demonstrable experience of taking responsibility at work and excellent reliability
  • Experience within a Manufacturing site, ideally the waste, aggregates, or concrete environment.
  • Competent with other forms of mobile plant i.e., FLT, MEWP, and Telehandlers.
  • Formally trained in Health & Safety or Environmental.

The Package

  • Rotational shifts
  • Week one: 6:00am-14:00pm £13.94ph
  • Week two: 14:00pm-22:00pm £15.61ph (Additional £12.50 per day)
  • Week three: 22:00pm-6:00am £16.44 (Additional £18.75 per day)
  • Additional £12.50 per day for the afternoon shift, and £18.75 per day for the night.
  • 37.5 hours/week on a 3-shift basis
  • Primarily Monday to Friday but with the flexibility to cover the potential 24/7 operating hours of the plant

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