Team Leader - Blackburn

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Dates that interviews will take place
To be arranged locally
Salary to be Advertised
£10.55 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Team Leader?

You can help create a greener UK.

A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen.

As a Team Leader 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

About the role

  • The role and salary will be based on a four day working week, pay will be averaged out at 10 hours per day to ensure stability through the year.
  • Hourly rate is £10.55 per hour.

What will I be doing?

  • To control daily operations on a busy Household Waste Recycling Centre.
  • To assist and advise customers, in the continuing education of members of public, to maximize recycling on site and divert materials from landfill.
  • Ensure that all site users, employees and contractors comply with all Safe Working Procedures, inductions, Standard Operating Procedures and SUEZ policies & procedures.
  • Carry out Instructions from the management team to maximise the full potential of the site and staff.
  • Maintaining a tidy site and ensuring compliance with the site licence and all relevant legislation.
  • Help the management team with the implementation and progression of all SUEZ Business Systems.
  • Ensuring that within his/her 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 his/her actions or omissions.
  • Ensure the site is compliant with the Blackburn with Darwen HWRC contract.
  • Daily admin ensuring that all site paper work has been completed correctly and within the required time frame.
  • Actively promote Health and Safety through reporting defect, Near Miss reporting and Safety in Mind Conversations as per SUEZ procedure.
  • To completion of a weekly staffing rota and to adjust where required.
  • To ensure all staff maintain good time keeping, and ensure that task, breaks and dinners are allocated fairly and rotated.
  • To assist in the development and training of all staff.
  • Operation and maintenance of mobile plant to required standard in line with training and safe working practice.
  • To complete any training opportunities to meet the criteria of the role.
  • To assist in the operation of other sites within the area.
  • Any other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the role.

What are the requirements?

  • Should be customer focused with strong leadership skills the ability to drive their team to success.
  • This person should be able to demonstrate the ability to prioritise their work load to ensure that all tasks are completed safely and within a time constraint.

This post is an ideal opportunity to assist in developing the site to meet the current aspiration of SUEZ, to work closely with customers to maximise the recycling recovery rates. And is an ideal opportunity for any person that wants to progress within the industry.

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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