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A full time permanent position has arisen at our Orkney Depot for a Plant Operator.

As a Plant Operative you will be required to undertake the following:

  • Operate a range of plant machinery including 16 tonne forklift and telehandler
  • Daily pre-use checks on plant including daily maintenance
  • Communication of any site hazards and general information to Manager/Supervisor.

The successful applicant will ideally have the following skills, qualities and experience:

  • Full UK driving licence is essential
  • Forklift certificate for up to 16 tonne capacity

We are looking for someone who is a versatile, flexible and accommodating.

Please apply by email to or in writing to

Michael Foubister, Northwards Ltd, Innovation Centre Orkney, Hatston Pier Road, Kirkwall, KW15 1ZL.