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MEH Logistics Wheeled Plant Operator

Job Category:  Construction Logistics
Contract Partner Company:  Wilson James
Employing Company:  Wilson James

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MEH Logistics Wheeled Plant Operator  
Wilson James 
Hinkley Point C 

Summary of role
Primary: To support MEH Alliance logistics operations including but not limited to the following tasks:

•    Operation of Forklift, Telehandler or Agricultural tractor and towed accessories
•    Loading, Unloading and onward internal movement of installation materials and plant to internal locations including those in the main construction areas.

Main responsibilities 

•    To utilise the bell-to-bell recording system for each shift as directed by your line manager/ supervisor.
•    Working strictly to a lifting plan
•    Carrying our daily and weekly operator maintenance /checks and reporting defects on equipment used
•    Maintaining equipment to a high standard of cleanliness
•    To ensure that your HPC ID pass is on display at all times while at work
•    Any additional reasonable duties requested by the logistics Manager/ Supervisor

Other duties and responsibilities 
•    Work in accordance with:MWilson James policies, site procedures and training provided

Wilson James core values:-

-We are fair and honest in all our activities;
-We treat each other with dignity and respect; 
-We are responsible for all our actions and accountable for their consequences;
-We have an environment that enables and supports effective communication;
-We will continuously develop safe systems of work to ensure no-one is placed at risk on our workplaces.

HPC and MEH Alliance policies 
•    Carry out any other reasonable requests as instructed by your Line Manager/ Supervisor



Health & Safety  

Health and Safety responsibilities
All work is carried out in accordance with HPC and MEH site procedures and training provided. 
•    Comply with the WJ Health and Safety Policy, procedures and protocols at all times
•    Ensure you have received a Daily Activity Briefing before starting any work
•    Ensure that you are working in accordance with the safe system of works, as briefed by your Line Manager/Supervisor
•    Ensure that you are fit for work prior to reporting for duty each day
•    Report any health and safety concerns to your line Manager/ Supervisor
•    Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) issued must be serviceable and clean during working hours.
•    Use STAR - (STOP/ THINK/ ACT/ REPORT) if you are unsure about the working environment or conditions.



Required skills & Experience  

•    Construction Site Experience involving plant operations with skill levels equivalent to CPCS/ NPORS
•    Securing and transportation of loads
•    Understanding of lifting plans and schedules of lifts.
•    Good understanding of centralised construction logistics planning
•    Good written, verbal and Two Way Radio communication
•    Demonstrate the ability to think and act quickly in unsafe conditions.
•    Maintain a high standard of personal presentation
•    Reliability – maintain a good work ethic and  routine
•    Able to demonstrate an ability to work as part of a team.
•    An understanding of the principles of equality and diversity in relation to visitors’ or colleagues needs.


HPC Pass & Site Experience
Incident Controller

Site Specific Information    

  • The hours of work are as follows: 
  • 39 working hours over 4 days – Mon - Thurs 
  • Lunch breaks of 30 minutes unpaid
  • Shift Timings: Monday to Thursday 07.15 – 17.30 (includes break)



For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.