Plant Assistant - Power Station


AA - 29383 - AA


Power and Renewable Energy


£30,000 to £33,000 Per Annum


+ Benefits and Bonus.



Contract Type:


Plant Operator/Assistant - Power Station

£33,000 + Benefits & Bonus

We are currently recruiting a Weighbridge Operator for a New Build Energy from Waste Power Station in Slough, Berkshire.

This role is based on a shift pattern working days and nights.

Package Details

  • A competitive starting salary of £28,000 per annum.
  • Plus a £5,000 Shift Allowance.
  • Bonus available.
  • Benefits package including family healthcare.

Job Brief
As the Weighbridge Operator, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensure the weighbridge operates accurately and efficiently.
  • Ensure a high level of professionalism at all times and when dealing with drivers, visitors and contractors.
  • Ensure the high level of security at the site is maintained at all times.
  • Programme and issue swipe cards and visitor passes and ensure they are suitably inducted prior to access on site.
  • Ensure all information regarding weights and type of waste are accurately recorded in the document management system.
  • An understanding of PPC Permit requirements and legal requirements for movement of waste.
  • Ensure customers comply with legislation when delivering and collection from site and ensure all documentation is signed and retained within the document management system.
  • Ensure all drivers are inducted onto the site and follow the Company's safety rules.
  • General administrative duties.
  • Cover for colleague's annual leave may be required.

The above job duties and responsibilities are intended to describe the general nature of the work and are not intended to be an inclusive list of all responsibilities. Duties and responsibilities may change or vary depending on the specific needs of the operations.


  • Previous experience in a Weighbridge/Plant related position.
  • Experience with Heavy Industrial; Recycling, Aggregate, Power Generation would be extremely desirable.
  • At least 5+ years of experience with operating mobile plant.
  • Mobile plant / forklift truck experience is desirable but not essential.

The Person

  • This role would suit an experienced person with experience within Heavy Industrial Engineering or a similar industry.
  • Ideally someone with the eye for detail and good communication skills.

To apply for this role please send your CV or call Ashley on 01329 221 399 for more information.