Multi-Skilled Operative

  • Permanent
  • Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
  • Posted: 13th February 2024
  • Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH13018
  • Industry:
  • Location: Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills:

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Multi Skilled Operative working with a leading UK manufacturer with a large network of sites across the country.

Within this Multi-Skilled Operative position, you will be responsible for supporting the Plant Manager with the running of a facility supporting all aspects of the production environment including Weighbridge and Loading Shovel operations, also ensuring H&S is prioritized whilst ensuring the production needs of our customers are met.

What’s in it for you as a Multi-Skilled Operative

  • A salary of to £28,000 – £30,000 per annum
  • Hours of Work: Monday to Friday (days) – 39 hours per week + 5 hours OT at 1.5x
  • plus 24 days holiday, plus statutory holidays
  • Duration: Permanent Contract
  • Location: Leighton Buzzard
  • Overtime at 1.5x
  • Accredited Loading Shovel and FLT Training tickets

Key Multi Skilled Operative responsibilities:

  • Operating a range of machines as part of a multi-skilled team and performing day-to-day operations to support with the running of a production facility
  • Operation of the loading shovel
  • Weighbridge – Day to Day Operations
  • General maintenance and housekeeping tasks around the site
  • Complying with all Company Health, Safety & Environmental systems, and reporting procedures.

Essential Qualifications and Experience for Multi Skilled Operative:

  • Will preferably have experience of working as a Multi Skilled Operative in a similar coating or production environment e.g., Building Materials, Concrete, aggregates, Asphalt etc.
  • Experience of operating a loading shovel and a weighbridge
  • A good understanding of industry Health, Safety and Environmental standards
  • Ability to work within a busy team environment
  • Fitting Skills / Mechanical experience would be an advantage
  • Must be flexible with regards to working hours, reliable, and enthusiastic
  • NVQ Wheeled Loader licence an advantage – though full training package would be given to the successful applicant.

In return, you will be offered a truly varied role within a dynamic and a fast-paced business where opportunities to develop your skill sets and progress your career.



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