Team Leader - Newton Abbot

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Newton Abbot
Dates that interviews will take place
To be arranged locally
Salary to be Advertised
£9.45 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Team Leader or supervisor, ideally from the recycling or similar processing industry?

Then 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

  • Hourly rate - £9.45 per hour - rising to £9.90 following training.
  • Hours/Days - 40 hours per week working 5 out of 7 days (including weekends).
  • Competitive bonus scheme.
  • Training for mobile plant available.
  • This is a permanant full time role.

What will I be doing?

  • To proactively manage the site and all employees to ensure it operates in a fully compliant manner.
  • To ensure the health and safety of yourself, colleagues and all site users at all times.
  • To assist members of the public in a polite and courteous manner.
  • To promote a new culture of recycling and diversion of waste to Landfill.
  • To report any non-compliances and or discrepancies on site to the site manager.
  • To ensure all administrative reporting is completed in an accurate and timely manner.
  • To be accountable and responsible for the site, the employees and all members of the public entering the site.
  • To ensure the site and access roads where applicable are kept clean and tidy at all times and free of debris.
  • 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 with excellent communication and leadership skills, who will be expected to obtain a full working understanding of the site licence, permit and contract and will work to ensure site operations exceed all the standards required.
  • The position requires a variety of tasks to be completed so a flexible, forward thinking approach to work is needed.
  • The successful applicant will be required to undertake and complete all personal development and training to obtain skills for waste acceptance, maintenance of site equipment, infrastructure and the operation of site machinery.  
  • Team leader or supervisor experience is essential.

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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