Crane Driver

Basic Overview
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
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Job Location: HU6, Kingston upon Hull, City of Kingston upon Hull

Seeking a well-organised and self-motivated person interested in working in the recycling and environmental sustainability industry. This position is responsible for carrying out all activities necessary to ensure the safe loading, sorting, processing and unloading of scrap metal. You will also organise material to ensure good standards of housekeeping are met. Working in Res Road, the successful candidate will be part of a team and work under the supervision of a knowledgeable and supportive Site Manager.

Key Responsibilities

* Ensure vehicles are loaded and unloaded in a safe and proper manner

* Safely stockpile and process various grades of scrap metal, and assist with loading and unloading

* Ensure materials are stored in accordance with company policy

* Ensure daily checks are completed

* Attend any training courses that the company proposes

* Co-ordinate with other operatives to ensure the correct processing of all loads

* Carry out final inspection of dispatched scrap materials

* Process material to conform with grade specifications

* Assist in the scheduling of inward and outward transport

* Liaise with customers, drivers and contractors who visit the site

* Ensure the working area is kept in a clean and tidy state at all times

* Able to work flexible working hours to include occasional evenings and weekends

* Operation of site based machinery including the shear

* Perform such other duties as the Company may from time to time reasonably require

* Comply with all Company policies related to Code of Conduct, Environmental, Health and Safety and Community

Key Skills/Competencies

* Exceptional organisational skills

* High level of attention to detail and accuracy

* Excellent interpersonal skills

* Self-motivated, flexible and adaptable

* Integrity and confidentiality

* Strong written and verbal communication skills

* Proven track record of working within a team environment

* Ability to stay calm under pressure


* Valid 360° Material Handler/Wheeled loading shovel licence, as applicable, is essential

* FLT Licence would be an advantage

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