Plant Operative - Clifton Marsh (Blackpool)

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Clifton Marsh (Blackpool)
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews to be arranged locally
£9.87 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Do you have mobile plant experience and would you be interested in applying this in a role for a company dedicated to improving our environment?

At SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, 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

About the role

  • The role will be Monday to Friday (45 hours) and every third Saturday.
  • A competitive hourly rate of £9.87 per hour is offered with this role.

What will I be doing?

  • Be confident in operating various plant and machinery with an understanding of defect reporting procedures.
  • Carry out instructions from management and supervisors to maximise the full potential of the site.
  • Operate and maintain a variety mobile (loading shovel, excavator) and fixed plant (Shredders, screeners) in compliance with safe systems of work.
  • Accurate recording of data.
  • Maintain a tidy site, carrying out general cleaning duties and maintenance in accordance with 5S.
  • Ensure the continual progression of all our business systems including continual improvements, CSF’s and organisational clarity.
  • Ensure that within your areas of responsibility, we comply 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.
  • Co-operate with us and with other employees in order to comply with site permit, all applicable legislation and our policies and procedures.
  • Any other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the job-role.

This post is an ideal opportunity to assist in developing the site to meet the current aspiration of SUEZ recycling and recovery UK- to work closely with customers to maximise the recycling and recovery rates.

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.
  • As the post requires a variety of tasks to be completed a flexible approach to work is required.
  • The successful candidate will be required to have the following qualifications and experience: IOSH (Desirable), fire marshall, mobile and fixed plant.
  • Further training and development will be available.
  • Please note although mobile plant operator experience is preferred, it is not essential as full training will be given.
  • You will be required to undertake personal development to obtain skills for waste acceptance, maintenance of site equipment, infrastructure and operation of site machinery.   

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*

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