Multi Role Plant Operator – IBA Processing (Ridham, Kent)

Location: Ridham IBA Processing Facility

Fortis IBA (South East) are looking to appoint a Multi Role Plant Operator to assist and support in the safe, efficient and effective operations at our new state of the art Incinerator Bottom Ash (IBA) Processing Facility based at Ridham (Kent).

This role will be flexible, it will involve covering a range of different machinery and duties to ensure the smooth and effective running of the site. Duties may change on a day by day basis to ensure business requirements are met.

Site working hours will be:

  • 07:00-17.00 – Monday to Friday (to include 1 hour unpaid lunch break)
  • 07:00-13.00 – Saturdays

You may also have to work Bank Holidays if required.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that machines are in good, safe working order via visual and operational checks.
  • Safe and efficient stockpiling of materials on-site.
  • Have an ability to plan workload to minimise disruption to operations and help to achieve targets.
  • Maintaining standard operating procedures as required.
  • Use of two-way radios to ensure high levels of communication.
  • Comply with all HSQE policies and procedures.
  • Weighbridge operation cover.
  • The above list is not exhaustive, and the post holder will be required to undertake tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope and grading of this post.


Candidate Requirements:

  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Punctual and reliable.
  • 360 Excavator ticket.
  • Loading Shovel ticket.
  • Telehandler ticket.
  • Process Plant Operation experience.
  • Weighbridge – experience would be an advantage but training could be given if required.
  • Laboratory testing work and sampling from process plant and stockpiles – training can be given if required.
  • Own transport.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Preferred experience – quarries, construction or waste recycling background would be advantageous.

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