Plant Grab Operator, Edinburgh

The NWH Group is a National family owned business headquartered in Midlothian, Scotland, founded in 1967 operating in Waste Management, Land Services, Recycling and Environmental Services to the retail and leisure industry.

Serving the whole of Scotland from eight sites, we provide various solutions including; trade waste collection, skip hire, materials recycling, glass crushing, tipper hire, muck shifting, road sweepers, concrete supply and delivery, aggregate materials, gritting and winter maintenance services.

Due to the continuous growth of the business, we are recruiting for an experienced Plant Grab Operator based at our waste facility in Leith, Edinburgh. This is a permanent and full time role, working approx. between 8 and 11 hours per day, Monday to Friday and half days on Saturdays.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have

  • Over 10 tonne tracked excavator ticket
  • Raised cab material handling experience
  • Demolition grab experience
  • Valid CPCS Card
  • A positive attitude and a team player, willing to assist colleagues with general housekeeping duties


In return, The NWH Group offers;

  • A competitive rate of pay
  • Group Pension Scheme
  • Average Weekly Pay for Holidays
  • Death in Service Benefit

For more information, or to apply, please e-mail a CV to

The NWH Group is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status.

Job Type: Full-time