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- 29 September 2020

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Machine Operative

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Machine Operative

  • Posted Date:11th November 2019
  • Job Type:Full Time
    Offered Salary £30,000 - £50,000
Job Description
The Port of London Authority (PLA) is responsible for 95 miles of the River Thames from the Estuary to Teddington Lock in West London. We work to keep river users safe, protect and enhance the environment and promote the use of the river for trade and travel.
We are seeking a Machine Operator to undertake maintenance work on the PLA assets including revetment, step maintenance and vegetation control along the PLA owned riverbank.
You will be responsible for the care of the plant which will include daily plant inspection and checks, fuelling and basic maintenance of the plant.  You will be a team player with the ability to interact with a wide variety of people at all levels and ensure that projects are delivered safely, effectively and on time.  You will also be required to deputise in the absence of the Skilled Operative.
The successful candidate will have significant site experience within the construction industry with an emphasis of groundworks and civil engineering.  Must hold a CPCS trained operator card or equivalent for a range of machines (e.g. excavator, roller and dumper) and be a CSCS card holder.

The successful candidate will have significant site experience within the construction industry with an emphasis of groundworks and civil engineering.  Must hold a CPCS competent operator card or equivalent for a range of machines (e.g. excavator, roller and dumper) and be a CSCS card holder.

The location is West London – Upriver Maintenance Team.
For an informal discussion about the position, please contact Derek Maynard, Civil Engineer on 01474 562236.
To apply, please visit our website: www.pla.co.uk and complete an application form.
Please return before the closing date which is Wednesday 27th November 2019. Interviews will take place on Friday 6th or Monday 9th December 2019.