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  • Location

    Abingdon, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Salary:

    £16.08 - £18.62 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jayne Davies

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Our client, the Culham Centre for Fusion Energy (CCFE) in Oxfordshire is the UKs national laboratory for fusion research. With a strong focus upon cutting edge science and technology CCFE is one of the country's most prestigious research hubs, have a long-term contract requirement for a RIGGER/SLINGER/SIGNALLER

Must be suitably qualified and will maintain a portfolio of lifts demonstrating continuing competence.

Candidates living within a 50 mile radius of the Abingdon area would be more suitable, as no travel, or lodge is paid on this role.

Minimum qualification of CPCS A40 slinger. Overhead gantry ticket with operating experience would be preferable.

To undertake lifting operations in accordance with their training and also in accordance with the requirements of the lift plan and procedure.
Completion of a Point of Work Lift Assessment immediately prior to lifting.
For basic and intermediate lifts, working to the instructions provided, in accordance with the training provided.
For complex lifts, working to the instructions provided by the Lift Supervisor and Appointed Person (Lifting).
Undertake pre-use checks on any equipment provided or to be used prior to use.
Sign on to the Lift Plan where a lift plan is required.

The Crane Operator shall ensure the correct operation of the crane in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions and within the safe system of work
Must be suitably qualified & will maintain a portfolio of crane operations demonstrating continuing competence.