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Ground Worker – Machine Operator vacancy in Barnsley- Leeds Yorkshire Area (034ww)

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Location: Barnsley- Leeds Yorkshire Area
Salary: Competitive
Vacancy type: Permanent
Sectors: Construction, Engineering, General, Health & Safety
Placed by: Ex-Mil Recruitment
Our client operates in the Yorkshire and Lancashire regions and primarily focuses on new residential developments and civils projects. Services include sewers, roads, foundations, attenuation, retaining structures, car parks, external works, reinforced concrete, drainage solutions and all aspects of civil engineering, groundwork and construction.

Our client is looking for a Ground Worker -Machine Operator to join their growing team

Basic Job Requirements

• Be fit and able to work outside in all conditions
• Work with and interact with own and allied trades
• Work well within health and safety legislation
• Be aware at all times of others and public during plant operations
• Undertake a Construction Skills Certificate Scheme (CSCS) Test
• Operate a designated item of plant that you are trained and tested to operate
• Undertake pre-start and post stop checks
• Complete comprehensive documentation to record findings through inspection
• Keep a log of working activities on all machines deemed competent to operate
• Maintain a safe working environment and remove waste to designated areas
• Erect and dismantle site protection barriers as required to ensure segregation of plant from others
• Learn how to read construction drawings and be able to intervene when mistakes are spotted
• Be willing to undertake any other duties or training that may be required to fulfil the role or assist with contract requirements

Machine Operator responsibilities
• Arrange machine at the beginning of work procedures to ensure that everything is in order.
• Test the machine before main work begins to be sure that it’s in good condition for production.
• Clean up machine parts after every work procedure.
• Set all machine operation information such as speed, size and shape into machine before it begins running.
• Insert all production materials in the various parts of the machine where they are supposed to be to enhance production output.
• Ensure that machines are calibrated and recalibrated before and after production procedures.
• Troubleshoot machine problems to determine actual faults.
• Strictly adhere to client job specification and ensure good quality work.
• Ensure timely preparation and availability of all production materials to avoid shortage during production.
• Report to supervisor(s) regularly, keeping them updated on production activities and progress.
• Study blueprint from work layout to ensure accuracy in production task.
• Ability to handle heavy equipment.
• Ability to read and understand technical manuals.
• Ability to work independently.
• Ability to multitask.
• Good communication skills.
• Have good knowledge of mechanical devices
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