General Operative (Housekeeping)

Location Newry, County Down
Job Type Temporary
Salary Up to £8.26 per hour
Published 8 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Barry Quine
Job Ref NEW/GOH_1554978247

Job Description

General Operative (Housekeeping)



The Client: Located in Newry, the company are a major engineering/manufacturing supplier to the construction business.

The Role:

  • Sweep factory floor on a daily basis using electric driven sweeper to collect dust and dirt and other waste material from the factory and dispose in the correct skip
  • Maintain factory yard, car park areas in a clean and presentable condition
  • Manage the segregation of waste within the factory ensuring the following
    • Cardboard, Paper & Plastic segregation
    • Metal segregation
    • Hazardous waste segregation
    • General waste segregation
    • Wood segregation
  • Ensure spills are properly managed in the factory by quarantining affected area, applying spill socks/granules and follow correct procedures to ensure effective removal of spill
  • Carry out end of day checks to ensure there are no fire risks, ensure doors are closed and secured and factory is maintained in a presentable condition
  • Assist Stores controller with the quality inspection of supplier goods to the factory
  • Assist despatch dept as and when required to prepare product for despatch
  • In conjunction with the Quality Manager ensure all quality, environmental and Health & Safety systems and standards are adhered to and drive commitment to a safe working environment with a high standard of general housekeeping

Hours of work: Monday to Friday 7am to 3:45 pm


  • Counterbalance Forklift Licence
  • At least 1 year's experience in recent/similar role

In Return:

  • Rates of Pay: £8.26 p/hr

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