Weighbridge Operator

  • Location
    Poole, Dorset
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Adecco Bournemouth are pleased to be assisting a fantastic company who are looking to recruit for a Weighbridge Operator based in Poole, Dorset.


To operate the commercial weighbridge to control the movement of vehicles entering and leaving site and ensure all materials are deposited accurately in accordance with company and licensing requirements. This is a customer facing role requiring good customer skills.

Role Requirements:

  • To control the movement of all vehicles entering and leaving site to ensure all materials are deposited accurately and in accordance with licensing requirements, including the rejection of any non-compliant loads.

  • Maintain both written and electronic records for all waste types received, ensuring they comply with specified legal waste descriptions and weights.

  • To ensure all tickets are signed by the Customer and the Weighbridge Operator.

  • Maintain the weighbridge and general area of the weighbridge, including the office, in a clean, tidy and safe condition.

  • To make customers aware of the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements on site (Hard Hat, High Viz, appropriate footwear), and to deal with PPE sales if they do not already have them.

  • To monitor stocks of PPE and to inform others when stocks are running low so that replacement items can be ordered.


  • To provide sufficient support, including information about licensing requirements to customers, regulators and colleagues.

  • Regular cleaning of the weighbridge and the office.

  • Possible requirement to either hold, or be working towards, a First Aid qualification

  • Experience in operating weighbridge systemsCapable of operating the company's IT systems including MS Office (word processing), MS Outlook (Emails), Excel and InfoTech BridgeMont Plus weighbridge system

Salary & Package:

£24,570 per annum

Full time permanent position

Monday to Friday 7.00 - 5.30pm, Alternate Saturdays 7.00 - 12.00noon (Bank Holiday rota)

31 days (Incl Public Holidays & 3 days compulsory Christmas shut down)

If this sounds like the ideal role or you would like to hear a little more about the position please contact the Adecco Poole team on 01202 202810 / email or apply here.

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Please apply with your CV to: james buller