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Mobile Plant Operative - Days

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Landor Street
Dates that interviews will take place
To be arranged locally
Salary to be Advertised
£10.08 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Mobile Plant Operative?

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

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role. Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for water and waste management. You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment.

About the role

About the role

  • This position is a full time, permanent position based at Landor Street Integrated Resource Recovery Centre.
  • The hourly rate will be £10.08, 45 hours per week Monday – Friday + contracted rotating Saturdays with overtime available.
  • Licenses of both Loading Shovels and Forklift’s are essential for this role.

What will I be doing?

  • Carry out instructions issued by the Shift Team Leader/Supervisor.

  • Maximise the recovery of recycling materials from deliveries to site.

  • You will be driving a wide variety of vehicles - Loading Shovel, Forklift’s & Telehandlers.

  • You will maintain accurate records for the removal of materials from the site.

  • You will maintain a tidy site within your areas of responsibility.

  • You will ensure 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.

  • You will co-operate with SUEZ and with other employees in order to comply with the site permit, comply with all applicable legislation, and our 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 further occupational qualifications & training

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.

  • Licenses of both Loading Shovels and Forklift’s are essential for this role.

  • 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.

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. Over 90,000 likeminded people worldwide makes for an incredible team, where collaboration and trust are part of the way we work. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.     

*No agencies please*

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