Recycling Plant Operative - Ongoing training

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
St Erth RTS, Hayle, TR27 6JW
Dates that interviews will take place
To be arranged locally
£8.62 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Do you have any forklift or mobile plant experience and would you like training to operate more? Do you have a basic working knowledge using computers and would you be interetsted in the opportuntiy to operate a weighbridge?

Join us in the resource revolution

At SUEZ, we’re committed to creating a greener planet. We’re working to conserve resources, reduce landfill and much more besides. Join us and you can help.

About the role

  • A vacancy has arisen for a Site Operative at St Erth RTS
  • The hours are;

    MON –FRI 07:00- 17:00

    SAT 07:30- 12:00

    SUN 07:30- 12:00 (JULY-SEPT)

  • The pay rate for this role is £8.62 per hour.

What will I be doing as a Site Operative?

Working within a small team in a waste transfer station you will be dealing with general black bag waste, low grade clinical, bulky household waste, and dry recyclables.

You will need to be health & safety aware and be prepared to work some weekends as business requires, and in generally good health as there is a requirement for a medical to drive plant and machinery. You'll also have to hold a valid British driving licence and willing to learn new skills and on your own when needed.

Good communication skills and a basic working knowledge of computers is desired as successful candidate will be required to cover the weighbridge, and able to input data, and check others work as well. Candidate will be expected to train on, and qualify to drive, a forklift truck, and a low loader. They will undertake litter picking duties, 5S cleaning, and light maintenance around the site. Full PPE supplied.

What are the requirements? (Experience and qualifications)

  • We are looking for an enthusiastic team player, who will be expected to join the current site team to ensure site operations exceed the standards required.
  • A flexible approach to work will be advantageous.
  • You must be have the ability to not only operate under pressure but be able to think on your feet.
  • previous use of pc is advantageous but not essential

Our approach

With over 6,000 members of staff working across a whole range of business areas, our people are the company’s greatest asset and we are proud to be an Investor in People.

In 2018 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement.

As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us.

We believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible.

We understand that the richness of the diversity of our employee’s experiences enables us to harness more creativity, innovation and opportunities.

If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Join us and be part of the Resource Revolution.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

About the role


Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.