Recycling Officer - Berwick

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews to be arranged locally
£8.78 per hour plus benefits
Summary of vacancy

We are looking for a Recycling Officer to join our team in Berwick. This is an ideal opportunity to learn about the recovery and recycling of household waste.

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is committed to the training and progression of its employees and can offer you the opportunity for future advancement and development within our company.

Join us in the resource revolution.

About the role

About the role:

  • This is a full time, permanent position.
  • Rate of pay is £8.78 per hour plus benefits.
  • Shifts will be four days on / four days off.

What will I be doing?

  • You will advise and assist the public on how to use the site in order to maximise recovery of material deposited in the sites.
  • You will maintain accurate records for the removal of material from the site and of all activities on the site.
  • You will control the exchange of containers, by booking loads with the relevant person thus ensuring the site always has space to segregate and store material correctly.
  • You will maintain a tidy site.
  • You will ensure that within your areas of responsibility, 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 your actions or omissions
  • You will co-operatie with SUEZ and with other employees in order to comply with site permit, all applicable legislation and our policies and procedures.
  • You will undertake first aider duties and fire warden duties on site.
  • Any other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the job-role.

What are the requirements?

  • We are looking for an enthusiastic team player, who will be expected to obtain a full working understanding of the site licence / permit and who will work 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.
  • You will be required to undertake personal development to obtain skills for waste acceptance, operation and maintenance of site equipment.
  • You will have basic administration skills for the recording of data.

Who we are

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a forward-thinking company recognised as one of the top places in the UK to work. We are proud of the fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development we offer our people. As we continue to develop and grow, you can play an important part in the essential work we are doing to make businesses and communities more sustainable.

Working at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is not like most jobs – it means striving to secure our planet’s resources and being part of the resource revolution. By joining us, you will help to safeguard the environment and the public through essential waste and water management services, contribute to the sustainable development of communities, businesses and regions, and promote the emerging low-carbon circular economy.

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work in, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

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

*No agencies please*

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