Site Operative - Sutton Barton

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Sutton Barton (Honiton)
Dates that interviews will take place
interviews will be arranged locally
£8.47 per hour with potential rise to £9.90 per hour + Bonu
Summary of vacancy

With innovation and new technology, we can create a greener future. But we can’t do it alone – which is why we need your help. Be part of a team that’s building new solutions for our planet.

Then you can help create a greener UK. A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen.

As a Site Operative at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

About the role

· This position is a Full time

· The working hours are 40 hours per week in the summer

Wednesday – Friday  8.45am to 5.15pm. Saturday and Sunday  9.45am to 6.15pm

 35.5 hours in the winter

 Wednesday – Friday 8.45am to 4.45pm. Saturday and Sunday 0945am to 4.45pm

· The pay rate for this role will be £8.47 per hour with potential rise to £9.90 per hour + Bonus

What will I be doing?

· Advising and assisting the public on how to use the site in order to maximise recovery of materials deposited in the sites.

· Maintaining accurate records for the removal of materials from the site.

· Controlling the exchange of containers by booking loads with the relevant person thus ensuring the site always has space to segregate and store material correctly.

· Maintaining a tidy site within his/her areas of responsibility.

· Ensuring SUEZ complies fully with its legal duties in respect of the health, safety and welfare of its employees and of other people who may be affected by his/her actions or omissions.

· Co-operating with SUEZ and with other employees in order to comply with the site permit, comply with all applicable legislation, and SUEZ Policies and Procedures.

· Any other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the job-role.

· Providing excellent levels of customer service.

· Potential to gain IOSH qualifications & COTC level 4 Waste Transfer Hazardous Qualification

What are the requirements?

· 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 as you will be expected to cover holiday and sick days if required.

· A good level of customer service and team work is a key part of this role.

· Mobile plant use is a key part of this role, experience is desirable, but full training will be given.

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.

SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK is an equal opportunities employer.

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About the role


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