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Shift Operator (Contract)

Location: Harwell Country: UK Rate: £12.14 Per Hour

Title: Shift Operator

Reference: CBS9NM00004781

Location: Harwell

Rate: £12.14 per hour + a daily allowance of £30

Job Type: Contract

Duration: 12 months

Contact details: Natalie Mohamed

The Role Description

The duties of the shift operator are detailed below.

Carry out decommissioning/waste/decontamination activities in a radioactive environment as directed.

Carry out waste streaming, size reduction and packaging activities as directed.

Operate powered equipment to facilitate decommissioning and waste tasks.

Maintain waste records as required.

Wear a variety of personal protective equipment and clothing.

Support the effective deployment of company-wide policies, processes, systems and procedures ensuring that at all time the business remains compliant. This includes, but is not limited to, the need to comply with the company's Equality and Diversity Policy and undertake identified associated learning and development activities.

When requested cover the chargehand role during absences


Level 2 NVQ in Nuclear Decommissioning


Experience of operating forklift trucks, overhead cranes and lifting equipment

Able to use protective clothing and equipment

Possess an awareness of safe working practices

Able to work with minimum supervision

Able to work to detailed instructions

Computer literate

Driving Licence


Able to be a classified radiation worker in accordance with Ionising Radiation Regulations

Able to work to a shift rota (including nights)


3 Crew 12-Hour Rotating Schedule

Additional information about the process

This role has been deemed out of scope of IR35

NuclearWorks welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business.

If you match these requirements, please apply as usual. Elevate will send you an email, please open, click and action it and your application will be visible to the hiring organisation directly.
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Posted Date: 17 May 2019 Reference: JS-LC-CBS9NM00004781-170519 Employment Business: Elevate Direct Contact: Elevate Direct