Shunt Driver

  • Location

    Chester, Cheshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £11.55 per hour + 10% bonus paid monthly

  • Contact:

    Tahanee Twist

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Our client on the outskirts of Chester has a requirement for a Shunt Driver on a 6 month fixed term contract basis.

Main Duties

- To perform the movement of goods and raw materials from the railhead to the batch plant, ensuring that the batch plant requirements are met.

- To move goods and raw materials for the rail-head to the batch plant and other site storage areas ensuring that Health & Safety practices are adhered to at all times.

- Maintain and operate the equipment in the railhead area, in order to efficiently operate this business function.

- Complete shovel operation duties.

- Complete regular area checks and report any defects.

- Complete regular area checks, document findings and pass to line supervisor.

- To attend all statutory & in-house training as deemed necessary by the business.

- Ensure compliance with Company Health and Safety Regulations in areas of responsibility.

Essential Functional / Technical Skills

  • Valid Shunt licence.
  • Valid Class 1 licence.
  • Valid Shovel licence.

Please note the consutlant looking after this position is Tahanee Twist