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Multi Skilled Operative

Location: Cullompton, Devon, England
Type: Permanent
Salary: GBP13 - 13 per Hour
Benefits: None
Job Ref: Energy101
Posted: 28/11/2023Apply Now

Job Description

We are looking for a Multi Skilled Operative with the ability to deal with daily maintenance.
You need to be able to respond to calls regarding alarms in a responsible, timely and organised manner.

Multi Skilled Operative will be working Monday-Friday from 7am to 5pm.
Due to the location, you will need to have your own transport.

For our candidate we are offering fantastic pay of £12.50 per hour, full training and support provided, company pension, onsite parking, performance based bonus.

You will be working within a small team to monitoring and operate Biomass CHP plant equipment, with you being responsible for all elements of the Wood Shavings Process to maintain safe, efficient, and continuous plant operations, to include;

  • Baling Operations: Overseeing and managing the baling machine to efficiently process materials.
  • Shaving Machine: Operating and maintaining the shaving machine for biomass processing.
  • Drying Product: Ensuring the proper drying of biomass products as per quality standards.
  • Blade Sharpening: Performing blade changes and sharpening using specialized machinery.
  • Site Maintenance: Maintaining the general tidiness and cleanliness of the site to ensure a safe and efficient working environment.
  • Heavy Machinery Operation: Proficiently using JCBs and forklifts for various operational tasks.
  • Material Handling: Loading the shaving machine and filling the walking floor with biomass materials.
  • Quality Control: Checking and ensuring the moisture content of the processed biomass products.
  • Routine Maintenance: Conducting routine inspections and performing repairs as needed to ensure equipment and machinery are in optimal condition.
  • Plant Assistance: Collaborating with Plant Operators and providing support when necessary, assisting with boiler cleans, and responding to alarms in a responsible, timely and organised manner
  • Adherence to operational SOPs and Health and Safety procedures

This is not an exhaustive list of responsibilities and from time to time, we may vary or add to your responsibilities

Ideal Candide for this position will have following skills:

  • Proficient in operating JCBs and forklifts.
  • Committed to adhering to safety protocols, especially when working at heights or in confined spaces during shutdowns.
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills.
  • A positive 'can-do’ attitude
  • Proactive, flexible, and adaptable

Essential Experience:

  • Forklift: 2 years (required)
  • Manual handling: 1 year (required)
  • Materials handling: 1 year (required)
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