Railhead Operator

  • Location
    Chester, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 27000 - £ 29500 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Building and Construction
  • External Reference
    ADECCO/AT/880/212
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Machinery Service & Maintenance

Salary: £27,000 - £29,500 + Bonus



Benefits you'll love:



  • Annual bonus discretionary scheme

  • Annual leave package

  • Employee Well-being benefits

  • Social Club

  • Enhance Reward Platform with 100s of discounts at restaurants and retailers

  • Health Insurance Options

  • Accident Insurance Options

  • Professional Development Planning with onsite HR team

  • International organisation with plenty of opportunities



Mon-Thurs 06.45-15.30 Fri 06.45-15.00 39.5 hours




Job Introduction


Would you like to work for a leading manufacturer? Do you have experience of working in a fast paced, rapidly changing, commercial and challenging environment preferably within an FMCG? If so, read on as we may have the perfect role for you! On behalf of ENCIRC, Adecco are recruiting for a Railhead Operator to join the ever-growing, highly successful manufacturing plant in Elton, Chester. The purpose of the role is to load tipping trailers with sand/cullet from the Railhead and other site areas, support Train arrivals , work with railhead conveyor system.


Main Responsibilities



  • Loading tipping trailers with sand/cullet.

  • Support train arrivals/conveyor start up for arrival and shut down on departure

  • Housekeeping sand and cullet areas to be kept in tidy manner /wastage to minimum

  • Shovel maintenance / regreasing checking oils/fluids daily basis /machine to be kept in clean manner

  • Ensure that all tasks are completed in accordance with Encirc Health & Safety regulations.

  • To ensure the workplace is kept clean at all times.

  • Defects/damages reports



The Ideal Candidate





  • Previous experience as a loader shovel driver




  • Up to Date loading shovel licence



  • CPCS A21 A22

  • Must be able to cope in a highly pressurised environment to be able to work as part of a team

  • Hard working flexible with a positive attitude.

  • Must be flexible as overtime and work schedule could be changed or required at the last minute to meet customer needs, weekend work may also be required on occasions

  • Desirable; LGV C + E licence but not essential



About the Company


Encirc supplies container glass to some of the world's largest food and beverage companies. Founded in County Fermanagh in 1998, Encirc has gone on to become one of the most innovative and sustainable businesses of its kind globally.


Part of the Spanish group, Vidrala, Encirc has three sites in NI, England and Italy. More than 3 billion bottles are made for the NI, UK and Irish markets each year and Encirc remains the only glass maker in the world to offer a complete beverage supply solution at its site in Cheshire.



We believe that our success as a business can only truly be measured by our impact on those around us and we're working hard to ensure that impact is a positive and lasting one. From creating the world's most sustainable glass bottle, to revolutionising how we run our furnaces, to being the only company of our kind to offer a full 360 approach to the beverage supply chain, Encirc creates flexibility and offers support, whilst minimising carbon impact.











Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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